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Muslim family in a dilemma : quest for a western identity

Author: Mohammad Akhtar
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : University Press of America, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Muslim Family in a Dilemma provides empirical examinations of many problems in the Muslim family in the United States and Europe, such as divorce, mental health, and the abuse of women."--Jacket.
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Muslim family in a dilemma.
Lanham, Md. : University Press of America, ©2007
(OCoLC)608039195
Online version:
Muslim family in a dilemma.
Lanham, Md. : University Press of America, ©2007
(OCoLC)609075065
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mohammad Akhtar
ISBN: 9780761836506 0761836500 9780761836513 0761836519
OCLC Number: 123350364
Description: 165 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Foreword / John Esposito --
Nature of family problems in western Muslims. A peek into the mind of Muslim youths / Mohmmad Akhtar --
How do Muslims in North America divorce? / I. Ba-Yunus --
Muslim women's struggle for a dignified family role / F. Grimm. pt. 2. Reconciling the conflicts of Islam and the West. Women: identical or similar (woman's place in Islam) / Murad Hoffmann --
Family issues of the Western culture: perceptions and perspectives / Mohammad Akhtar. pt. 3. Islam as support for Muslim family in the West. Islam and living in the West: challenge of cross-cultural applications / J. Alalwani --
Marital and family relationships in Islam / Ruqqaiiyyah Maqsood.
Responsibility: edited by Mohammad Akhtar.
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"Muslim Family in a Dilemma provides empirical examinations of many problems in the Muslim family in the United States and Europe, such as divorce, mental health, and the abuse of women."--Jacket.

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