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Growing Up Muslim: Understanding the Beliefs and Practices of Islam

Sumbul Ali-Karamali


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ISBN: 9780385740968
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A comprehensive introduction to one of the world's major religions and its everyday context in Muslim life in America.
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  • Paperback
    $23.94
ISBN: 9780385740968
ANNOTATION:
A comprehensive introduction to one of the world's major religions and its everyday context in Muslim life in America.

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A comprehensive introduction to one of the world's major religions and its everyday context in Muslim life in America.

Publisher Description

Author Sumbul Ali-Karamali offers her personal account, discussing the many and varied questions she fielded from curious friends and schoolmates while growing up in Southern California-from diet, to dress, to prayer and holidays and everything in between. She also provides an academically reliable introduction to Islam, addressing its inception, development and current demographics.

Through this engaging work, readers will gain a better understanding of the everyday aspects of Muslim American life, to dispel many of the misconceptions that still remain and open a dialogue for tolerance and acceptance.

Author Biography

Sumbul Ali-Karamali grew up in California, balancing her South Asian, Muslim, and American identities. Often the only Muslim her acquaintances knew, she had ample practice answering questions about Islam and Muslims. ("What do you mean you can't go to the prom because of your religion?") While working as a corporate lawyer, she was repeatedly asked to recommend books on Islam, so she decided to write a book that was both academically reliable and entertaining to read. Consequently, she moved to London and earned her L.L.M. in Islamic Law from the University of London's School of Oriental and A

Product Details

Author
Sumbul Ali-Karamali
Short Title
GROWING UP MUSLIM
Publisher
Ember
Language
English
ISBN-10
0385740964
ISBN-13
9780385740968
Media
Book
Format
Paperback
Year
2013
Subtitle
Understanding the Beliefs and Practices of Islam
Country of Publication
United States
Pages
213
Audience Age
10-14
Publication Date
2013-08-15