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The Resource Growing up Muslim : understanding the beliefs and practices of Islam, Sumbul Ali-Karamali

Growing up Muslim : understanding the beliefs and practices of Islam, Sumbul Ali-Karamali

Label
Growing up Muslim : understanding the beliefs and practices of Islam
Title
Growing up Muslim
Title remainder
understanding the beliefs and practices of Islam
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
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10141974
Cataloging source
DLC
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1964-
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Ali-Karamali, Sumbul
Dewey number
297
Index
index present
LC call number
BP161.3
LC item number
.A385 2012
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1050
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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Islam
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
understanding Islamic beliefs and practices
Label
Growing up Muslim : understanding the beliefs and practices of Islam, 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: the ultimate 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 how did 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 Muslim demographics: 15. Who's who: Sunni, Shi'a, Sufi, and more -- 16. Muslims: Who we are and where we live -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
2011045056
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780385740951
Lccn
2011045056
Label
Growing up Muslim : understanding the beliefs and practices of Islam, 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: the ultimate 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 how did 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 Muslim demographics: 15. Who's who: Sunni, Shi'a, Sufi, and more -- 16. Muslims: Who we are and where we live -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
2011045056
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780385740951
Lccn
2011045056

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