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Growing up Muslim

understanding Islamic beliefs and practices

1st ed.

Published by Delacorte Press in New York, N.Y .
Written in English.

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Table of 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

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
BP161.3 .A385 2012

The Physical Object

p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
Internet Archive
9780385740951, 9780375989773, 9780375983405
LC Control Number

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