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The Resource Women embracing Islam : gender and conversion in the West, edited by Karin van Nieuwkerk

Women embracing Islam : gender and conversion in the West, edited by Karin van Nieuwkerk

Label
Women embracing Islam : gender and conversion in the West
Title
Women embracing Islam
Title remainder
gender and conversion in the West
Statement of responsibility
edited by Karin van Nieuwkerk
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Action
digitized
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
297.082/091821
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BP170.5
LC item number
.W66 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Nieuwkerk, Karin van
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Muslim converts from Christianity
  • Muslim women
  • Women in Islam
  • Gender identity
  • Sex role
  • RELIGION
  • Gender identity
  • Muslim converts from Christianity
  • Muslim women
  • Sex role
  • Women in Islam
  • Europe
  • Vrouwen
  • Islam
  • Bekering
  • Westerse wereld
  • Islam
  • Konversion
  • Christin
  • Frau
Label
Women embracing Islam : gender and conversion in the West, edited by Karin van Nieuwkerk
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Conversion and gender, two contested concepts / Willy Jansen -- Gender and conversion to Islam in the West / Karin van Nieuwkerk -- Contextualizing conversion -- The quest for peace in submission: reflections on the journey of American women converts to Islam / Yvonne Yazbeck Haddad -- The shaping of a Scandinavian "Islam": converts and gender equal opportunity / Anne Sofie Roald -- Symbolizing distance: conversion to Islam in Germany and the United States / Monika Wohlrab-Sahr -- Discourses and narratives -- Gender, conversion, and Islam: a comparison of online and offline conversion narratives / Karin van Nieuwkerk -- The shifting significance of the halal/haram frontier: narratives on the hijab and other issues / Stefano Allievi -- Trajectories and paradigms -- Female conversion to Islam: the Sufi paradigm / Haifaa Jawad -- African American Islam as an expression of converts' religious faith and nationalist dreams and ambitions / Gwendolyn Zoharah Simmons -- Feminism and conversion: comparing British, Dutch, and South African life stories / Margot Badran -- Transmission and identity -- How Deborah became Aisha: the conversion process and the creation of female Muslim identity / Nicole Bourque -- Keeping the faith: convert Muslim mothers and the transmission of female Muslim identity in the West / Marcia Hermansen
Control code
614535522
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 294 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780292795778
Lccn
2005037096
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt8vrzt
  • 56483079-8dda-44e4-b510-926a52eb1a2d
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)614535522
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Women embracing Islam : gender and conversion in the West, edited by Karin van Nieuwkerk
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Conversion and gender, two contested concepts / Willy Jansen -- Gender and conversion to Islam in the West / Karin van Nieuwkerk -- Contextualizing conversion -- The quest for peace in submission: reflections on the journey of American women converts to Islam / Yvonne Yazbeck Haddad -- The shaping of a Scandinavian "Islam": converts and gender equal opportunity / Anne Sofie Roald -- Symbolizing distance: conversion to Islam in Germany and the United States / Monika Wohlrab-Sahr -- Discourses and narratives -- Gender, conversion, and Islam: a comparison of online and offline conversion narratives / Karin van Nieuwkerk -- The shifting significance of the halal/haram frontier: narratives on the hijab and other issues / Stefano Allievi -- Trajectories and paradigms -- Female conversion to Islam: the Sufi paradigm / Haifaa Jawad -- African American Islam as an expression of converts' religious faith and nationalist dreams and ambitions / Gwendolyn Zoharah Simmons -- Feminism and conversion: comparing British, Dutch, and South African life stories / Margot Badran -- Transmission and identity -- How Deborah became Aisha: the conversion process and the creation of female Muslim identity / Nicole Bourque -- Keeping the faith: convert Muslim mothers and the transmission of female Muslim identity in the West / Marcia Hermansen
Control code
614535522
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 294 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780292795778
Lccn
2005037096
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt8vrzt
  • 56483079-8dda-44e4-b510-926a52eb1a2d
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)614535522
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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