The Muslims of America

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The number of immigrants admitted to the United States was 454,448 in 1968 and 601,708 in 1986, as reported in " Immigrants Admitted by Country or Region of Birth: 1954-1986," pp. 6, 1, respectively.

References

Ancestry of the Population by State: 1980. Washington, D.C.: Bureau of Census, Department of Commerce, 1983.

McEvedy, Colin and Richard Jones. Atlas of World Population History. New York: Facts on File, 1978.

Ghayur, M. Arid. "Muslims in the United States: Settlers and Visitors." Annals, AAPPS 454 ( 1981): 150-163.

" Islamic Values in the United States: A Comprehensive Study." Report prepared by Yvonne Haddad and Adair T. Lummis. University of Massachusetts. Unpublished.

" Immigrants Admitted by Country or Region of Birth: 1954-1986." Report prepared for the Immigration and Naturalization Service, Department of Justice. Washington, D.C., 1987.

" Muslim Population." Report prepared for Zwemer Institute of Muslim Studies. Altadena, Calif., 1987.

Statistical Abstract of the United States. Washington D.C.: Bureau of Census, Department of Commerce, 1987.

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Table of contents

  • Religion in America Series *
  • The Muslims of America *
  • Acknowledgments *
  • Contents *
  • Contributors *
  • Introduction- the Muslims of America 3
  • Notes 8
  • I- The Muslims of the United States *
  • 1- Muslim Organizations in the United States 11
  • Notes 24
  • 2- Estimate of Muslims Living in America 25
  • Notes 35
  • References 36
  • II- Perceptions of Muslims in the United States *
  • 3- Perspectives of American Churches on Islam and the Muslim Community in North America 39
  • Notes 49
  • 4- The Muslim as the "Other" 53
  • Notes 61
  • III- Islamic Thought in the United States *
  • 5- Ismail R. Al-Faruqi 65
  • Notes 78
  • 6- Seyyed Hossein Nasr 80
  • Notes 92
  • 7- The Legacy of Fazlur Rahman 96
  • Notes 105
  • IV- Islamic Activity in the United States *
  • 8- Political Activity of Muslims in America 111
  • Notes 123
  • 9- Da''Wa in the West 125
  • Notes 134
  • 10- Muslims in Prison 136
  • Notes 151
  • 11- Islamic Education in the United States and Canada 157
  • Notes 173
  • V- Muslim Women in Intercultural Perspective *
  • 12- African-American Muslim Women 177
  • Notes 186
  • 13- Two-Way Acculturation 188
  • Notes 200
  • VI- American Muslims and the Question of Identity *
  • 14- Islamic Issues for Muslims in the United States 205
  • Notes 215
  • 15- American Foreign Policy in the Middle East and Its Impact on the Identity of Arab Muslims in the United States 217
  • Notes 231
  • 16- Convergence and Divergence in an Emergent Community 236
  • Notes 248
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