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The Resource Growing up Muslim : understanding Islamic beliefs and practices, Sumbul Ali-Karamali

Growing up Muslim : understanding Islamic beliefs and practices, Sumbul Ali-Karamali

Label
Growing up Muslim : understanding Islamic beliefs and practices
Title
Growing up Muslim
Title remainder
understanding Islamic beliefs and practices
Statement of responsibility
Sumbul Ali-Karamali
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the author's years as a member of the Islamic faith, discussing the varied questions she fielded from others regarding diet, dress, prayers, and holidays, while providing an introduction to Islam that examines its traditions and beliefs
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ali-Karamali, Sumbul
Dewey number
297
Index
index present
LC call number
BP161.3
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Islam
  • Islam
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Growing up Muslim : understanding Islamic beliefs and practices, Sumbul Ali-Karamali
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Part I: Muslim beliefs and practices (or, what it's like to grow up Muslim in California): 1. Starting with the basics: what do Muslims eat? -- 2. Definitions and the declaration of faith believe -- 3. How many times a day do you pray? -- 4. Fasting: theultimate internal conflict -- 5. Holidays: from turkey dinner to baklava -- 6. Donating to charity -- 7. A Muslim pilgrim's progress -- 8. Those everyday rules of behavior (or, Do I get to mock my little brother?) -- Part II. When did Islam start and howdid it develop?: 11. Muhammad and his mission -- 12. How Muslims view the world: God, angels, Adam, and Eve -- 13. The basis of Islam: the Qur'an, the Sunnah, and the Shariah -- 14. From sand dunes to Spain: the spread of Islam -- Part III. Modern Muslimdemographics: 15. Who's who: Sunni, Shi'a, Sufi, and more -- 16. Muslims: Who we are and where we live -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
213 p.
Isbn
9780375989773
Lccn
2011045056
Other control number
9780385740951
System control number
  • sky244650160
  • (OCoLC)759772070
  • 827803
Label
Growing up Muslim : understanding Islamic beliefs and practices, Sumbul Ali-Karamali
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Part I: Muslim beliefs and practices (or, what it's like to grow up Muslim in California): 1. Starting with the basics: what do Muslims eat? -- 2. Definitions and the declaration of faith believe -- 3. How many times a day do you pray? -- 4. Fasting: theultimate internal conflict -- 5. Holidays: from turkey dinner to baklava -- 6. Donating to charity -- 7. A Muslim pilgrim's progress -- 8. Those everyday rules of behavior (or, Do I get to mock my little brother?) -- Part II. When did Islam start and howdid it develop?: 11. Muhammad and his mission -- 12. How Muslims view the world: God, angels, Adam, and Eve -- 13. The basis of Islam: the Qur'an, the Sunnah, and the Shariah -- 14. From sand dunes to Spain: the spread of Islam -- Part III. Modern Muslimdemographics: 15. Who's who: Sunni, Shi'a, Sufi, and more -- 16. Muslims: Who we are and where we live -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
213 p.
Isbn
9780375989773
Lccn
2011045056
Other control number
9780385740951
System control number
  • sky244650160
  • (OCoLC)759772070
  • 827803

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