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Title Muslim family in a dilemma : quest for a western identity / edited by Mohammad Akhtar.

Published Lanham, Md. : University Press of America, c2007.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  297.577 MUSL    AVAILABLE
Physical description 165 p. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographic references and index.
Contents Foreword / John Esposito -- Pt. 1. 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.
Other author Akhtar, Mohammad.
Subject Muslim families.
Muslim families -- United States -- Social life and customs.
Muslim families -- Europe -- Social life and customs.
Muslims -- Race identity -- United States.
Muslims -- Race identity -- Europe.
ISBN 9780761836506 (cloth : alk. paper)
0761836500 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780761836513 (pbk : alk. paper)
0761836519 (pbk : alk. paper)