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The Resource Women embracing Islam : gender and conversion in the West, edited by Karin van Nieuwkerk

Women embracing Islam : gender and conversion in the West, edited by Karin van Nieuwkerk

Label
Women embracing Islam : gender and conversion in the West
Title
Women embracing Islam
Title remainder
gender and conversion in the West
Statement of responsibility
edited by Karin van Nieuwkerk
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
297.082/091821
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
BP170.5
LC item number
.W66 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Nieuwkerk, Karin van
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Muslim converts from Christianity
  • Muslim converts from Christianity
  • Muslim women
  • Muslim women
  • Women in Islam
  • Women in Islam
  • Gender identity
  • Gender identity
  • Sex role
Label
Women embracing Islam : gender and conversion in the West, edited by Karin van Nieuwkerk
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Conversion and gender, two contested concepts / Willy Jansen -- Gender and conversion to Islam in the West / Karin van Nieuwkerk -- Contextualizing conversion. The quest for peace in submission: reflections on the journey of American women converts to Islam / Yvonne Yazbeck Haddad -- The shaping of a Scandinavian "Islam": converts and gender equal opportunity / Anne Sofie Roald -- Symbolizing distance: conversion to Islam in Germany and the United States / Monika Wohlrab-Sahr -- Discourses and narratives. Gender, conversion, and Islam: a comparison of online and offline conversion narratives / Karin van Nieuwkerk -- The shifting significance of the halal/haram frontier: narratives on the hijab and other issues / Stefano Allievi -- Trajectories and paradigms. Female conversion to Islam: the Sufi paradigm / Haifaa Jawad -- African American Islam as an expression of converts' religious faith and nationalist dreams and ambitions / Gwendolyn Zoharah Simmons -- Feminism and conversion: comparing British, Dutch, and South African life stories / Margot Badran -- Transmission and identity. How Deborah became Aisha: the conversion process and the creation of female Muslim identity / Nicole Bourque -- Keeping the faith: convert Muslim mothers and the transmission of female Muslim identity in the West / Marcia Hermansen
Control code
000265428
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 294 p.
Isbn
9780292712737
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005037096
Other control number
  • 9780292712737
  • 9780292713024
Other physical details
ports.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000265428
  • (OCoLC)62738585
Label
Women embracing Islam : gender and conversion in the West, edited by Karin van Nieuwkerk
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Conversion and gender, two contested concepts / Willy Jansen -- Gender and conversion to Islam in the West / Karin van Nieuwkerk -- Contextualizing conversion. The quest for peace in submission: reflections on the journey of American women converts to Islam / Yvonne Yazbeck Haddad -- The shaping of a Scandinavian "Islam": converts and gender equal opportunity / Anne Sofie Roald -- Symbolizing distance: conversion to Islam in Germany and the United States / Monika Wohlrab-Sahr -- Discourses and narratives. Gender, conversion, and Islam: a comparison of online and offline conversion narratives / Karin van Nieuwkerk -- The shifting significance of the halal/haram frontier: narratives on the hijab and other issues / Stefano Allievi -- Trajectories and paradigms. Female conversion to Islam: the Sufi paradigm / Haifaa Jawad -- African American Islam as an expression of converts' religious faith and nationalist dreams and ambitions / Gwendolyn Zoharah Simmons -- Feminism and conversion: comparing British, Dutch, and South African life stories / Margot Badran -- Transmission and identity. How Deborah became Aisha: the conversion process and the creation of female Muslim identity / Nicole Bourque -- Keeping the faith: convert Muslim mothers and the transmission of female Muslim identity in the West / Marcia Hermansen
Control code
000265428
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 294 p.
Isbn
9780292712737
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005037096
Other control number
  • 9780292712737
  • 9780292713024
Other physical details
ports.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000265428
  • (OCoLC)62738585

Library Locations

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