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Muslim Women in America: The Challenge of Islamic Identity Today
The treatment and role of women are among the most discussed and controversial aspects of Islam. The rights of Muslim women have become part of the Western political agenda, often perpetuating a stereotype of universal oppression. Muslim women living in America continue to be marginalized and misunderstood since the 9/11 terrorist attacks. Yet their contributions are chang ...more
Hardcover, 190 pages
Published March 1st 2006 by Oxford University Press, USA
(first published January 1st 2006)
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Quite provoking inquiry on what it is like for Muslim women (both immigrant and indigenous) in the United States. Very useful and fast paced. well thought out and executed. would recommend to anyone with an interest in the topic matter.