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Title Muslim communities in North America / edited by Yvonne Yazbeck Haddad and Jane Idleman Smith.
Imprint Albany, N.Y. : State University of New York Press, [1994]
©1994

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Series SUNY series in Middle Eastern studies
SUNY series in Middle Eastern studies.
Subject Islam -- United States.
Alt Name Haddad, Yvonne Yazbeck, 1935-
Smith, Jane I.
Description 1 online resource (xxx, 545 pages) : illustrations.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 521-533) and index.
Contents A minority within a minority : the case of the Shi'a in North America / Abdulaziz Sachedina -- The sun of Islam will rise in the west : Minister Farrakhan and the nation of Islam in the latter days / Mattias Gardell -- Urban Muslims : the formation of the Dar ul-Islam movement / R.M. Mukhtar Curtis -- Tradition and innovation in contemporary American Islamic spirituality : the Bawa Muhaiyaddeen Fellowship / Gisela Webb -- The five percenters : a teenage nation of gods and earths / Yusuf Nuruddin -- Muslims in Los Angeles / Ron Kelley -- The Muslims of San Diego / M.K. Hermansen -- Muslims of Seattle / Miriam Adeney, Kathryn De Master -- To "achieve the pleasure of Allah" : immigrant Muslim communities in New York City 1893-1991 / Marc Ferris -- Activities of the immigrant Muslim communities in Chicago / Asad Husain, Harold Vogelaar -- The Muslims of Indianapolis / Steve A. Johnson -- Diversity in Rochester's Islamic community / Tamara Sonn -- The Islamic center of New England / Mary Lahaj -- Muslims of Montreal / Sheila McDonough.
The Shi'a Mosques and their congregations in Dearborn / Linda S. Walbridge -- Bektashi Tekke and the Sunni Mosque of Albanian Muslims in America / Frances Trix -- Voluntary associations in the old Turkish community of metropolitan Detroit / Barbara Bilge -- Elderly Muslim immigrants : needs and challenges / Fariyal Ross-Sheriff -- The Yemenis of Delano : a profile of a rural Islamic community / Jonathan Friedlander -- Secular immigrants : religiosity and ethnicity among Iranian Muslims in Los Angeles / George Sabagh, Mehdi Bozorgmehr -- Masjid ul-Mutkabir : the portrait of an African American Orthodox Muslim community / Christine Kolars -- Attitudes of immigrant women and men in the Dearborn area toward women's employment and welfare / Barbara Aswad.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 0585044937 (electronic bk.)
9780585044934 (electronic bk.)
0791420191
0791420205
OCLC # 42854887
Additional Format Print version: Muslim communities in North America. Albany, N.Y. : State University of New York Press, ©1994 0791420191 (DLC) 93036564 (OCoLC)28963341
Table of Contents
 Contributors 
 Preface 
 Muslim Communities in North America: Introduction 
Ch. 1A Minority Within a Minority: The Case of the Shi'a in North America / Abdulaziz Sachedina3
Ch. 2The Sun of Islam Will Rise in the West: Minister Farrakhan and the Nation of Islam in the Latter Days / Mattias Gardell15
Ch. 3Urban Muslims: The Formation of the Dar ul-Islam Movement / R. M. Mukhtar Curtis51
Ch. 4Tradition and Innovation in Contemporary American Islamic Spirituality: The Bawa Muhaiyaddeen Fellowship / Gisela Webb75
Ch. 5The Five Percenters: A Teenage Nation of Gods and Earths / Yusuf Nuruddin109
Ch. 6Muslims in Los Angeles / Ron Kelley135
Ch. 7The Muslims of San Diego / M. K. Hermansen169
Ch. 8Muslims of Seattle / Miriam Adeney, Kathryn DeMaster195
Ch. 9To "Achieve the Pleasure of Allah": Immigrant Muslim Communities in New York City 1893-1991 / Marc Ferris209
Ch. 10Activities of the Immigrant Muslim Communities in Chicago / Asad Husain, Harold Vogelaar231
Ch. 11The Muslims of Indianapolis / Steve A. Johnson259
Ch. 12Diversity in Rochester's Islamic Community / Tamara Sonn279
Ch. 13The Islamic Center of New England / Mary Lahaj293
Ch. 14Muslims of Montreal / Sheila McDonough317
Ch. 15The Shi'a Mosques and their Congregations in Dearborn / Linda S. Walbridge337
Ch. 16Bektashi Tekke and the Sunni Mosque of Albanian Muslims in America / Frances Trix359
Ch. 17Voluntary Associations in the Old Turkish Community of Metropolitan Detroit / Barbara Bilge381
Ch. 18Elderly Muslim Immigrants: Needs and Challenges / Fariyal Ross-Sheriff407
Ch. 19The Yemenis of Delano: A Profile of a Rural Islamic Community / Jonathan Friedlander423
Ch. 20Secular Immigrants: Religiosity and Ethnicity Among Iranian Muslims in Los Angeles / Georges Sabagh, Mehdi Bozorgmehr445
Ch. 21Masjid ul-Mutkabir: The Portrait of an African American Orthodox Muslim Community / Christine Kolars475
Ch. 22Attitudes of Immigrant Women and Men in the Dearborn Area Toward Women's Employment and Welfare / Barbara Aswad501
 Bibliography521
 Index535