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Muslim educators in American communities

Author: Charles Leslie Glenn
Publisher: Charlotte, NC : Information Age Publishing, Inc., [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Political rhetoric and popular concern about the presence in the United States of immigrants from predominantly-Muslim societies has remained largely detached from the actual reality of the lives and contributions of these immigrants and their children. The studies presented here seek to correct this ignorant reaction by presenting objective information from schools that such immigrants have created and sustained.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)1045488230
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Leslie Glenn
ISBN: 9781641133630 1641133635
OCLC Number: 1048595519
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Cover; Muslim Educators in American Communities; Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data; Contents; Preface; Introduction; Chapter 1: The Muslim Presence; Chapter 2: Islamic Schools in the West; Chapter 3: Moral Framework of American Islamic Schools; Chapter 4: Developing Private Virtue; Chapter 5: Teacher Practice and Student Identity Development; Chapter 6: Developing Public Virtue; Chapter 7: Reflections on the Moral Ecology of Islamic Schools; Chapter 8: Conclusions and Policy Implications; Chapter 9: Immigrant Educational Entrepreneurs; Glossary; References; About the Authors
Responsibility: Charles L. Glenn, Boston University.

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Do faith-based schools cause social divisions? Do their students fail to become good citizens? This familiar accusation against Catholic, and more recently Evangelical, schools, is now directed  Read more...

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