By Kambiz GhaneaBassiri
This publication fills a void within the examine of Muslims within the usa, offering the 1st in-depth research of the big Muslim inhabitants in l. a. County. It examines an array of concerns dealing with the yankee Muslim inhabitants, starting from gender and ethnicity to political and da 'wa (missionary) actions. This learn inquires into the position Muslims see for themselves and their spiritual culture within the usa and provides the various perspectives of Islam held via Muslims in the USA this present day. This paintings should be of curiosity to scholars and students of Islamic tradition and faith, in addition to these attracted to the altering face of faith in America.
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Competing Visions of Islam in the United States: A Study of Los Angeles (Contributions to the Study of Religion) by Kambiz GhaneaBassiri