Muslim Women Activists in North America: Speaking for Ourselves / Edition 1

Muslim Women Activists in North America: Speaking for Ourselves / Edition 1

by Katherine Bullock
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0292706669

ISBN-13: 9780292706668

Pub. Date: 10/28/2005

Publisher: University of Texas Press

Eighteen autobiographical essays by U.S. and Canadian Muslim women who are active in fighting for social justice both within and beyond the Muslim community.

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Eighteen autobiographical essays by U.S. and Canadian Muslim women who are active in fighting for social justice both within and beyond the Muslim community.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780292706668
Publisher:
University of Texas Press
Publication date:
10/28/2005
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.55(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
Introduction
Katherine Bullock
Chapter One. Silent Revolution of a Muslim Arab American Scholar-Activist
Nimat Hafez Barazangi
Chapter Two. Allah Doesn't Change the Condition of People until They Change Themselves
Ekram Beshir
Chapter Three. War Zones: Anecdotes
Mariam Bhabha
Chapter Four. Activism as a Way of Life
Katherine Bullock
Chapter Five. My Life Journey
Muniza Farooqi
Chapter Six. Rawahil
Khadija Haffajee
Chapter Seven. Rocking the Boat and Stirring the Pot
Rose Hamid
Chapter Eight. Struggling with Words, Striving through Words: My Odyssey in Activism
Gul Joya Jafri
Chapter Nine. Working to Help All the World's Children
Laila Al Marayati
Chapter Ten. Building a Community for the Next Generation
Olivia Monem
Chapter Eleven. In Pursuit of Peace and Justice
Nadira Mustapha
Chapter Twelve. Activism: A Passion for Justice
Samadah Raquibah Amatul Nur
Chapter Thirteen. Activism: A Part of Life
Mona Rahman
Chapter Fourteen. Life of a Muslim Woman Activist
Margaret Sabir-Gillette
Chapter Fifteen. Muslim Activist: Mother and Educator
Freda Shamma
Chapter Sixteen. Taking the Bus to the World of Islamic Activism
Samana Siddiqui
Chapter Seventeen. Is the Reward for Good Other than Good?
Shahina Siddiqui
Chapter Eighteen. Undoing Internalized Inferiority
Tayyibah Taylor
Glossary
Bibliography
About the Contributors

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