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Allah in the West: Islamic Movements in America and Europe

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This book is a revealing account of the ways the Islamic tradition in recent years has asserted its identity in the United States, France, and Great Britain. The most prominent and controversial manifestations of this phenomenon were the pronouncement of Salman Rushdie's death sentence for writing The Satanic Verses, which led to mobs of Britain's working-class Pakistanis publicly burning copies of the book; the heated debates in France over "the veil incident," which surged around the question of whether three Muslim girls ...

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0804727538

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9780804727532

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Allah in the West: Islamic Movements in America and Europe
1997, Stanford University Press, Stanford, CA

ISBN-13: 9780804727532

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Allah in the West: Islamic Movements in America and Europe
1997, Polity Press, Cambridge, England

ISBN-13: 9780745615585

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