Being Muslim

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Since 9/11, the world has been confronted with the most volatile facets of Islam with little explanation of how or why these controversial elements developed. Written by one of North America's most honored journalists, Being Muslim presents an up-front and clear explanation of this complex and emotion-laden subject. Although the varying branches of Islam are analyzed and their history outlined, the real focus of the book is on the present. In speaking about and crossing political, cultural, and religious divisions, the author offers a unique perspective based on life in Canada, a country in which diverse groups of people have found a way to live in peace. Aimed at young adults, the book offers invaluable insight to readers of all ages, cultures, and religious traditions.
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subject_facet Islam, Islam -- Essence, genius, nature, Islam -- Social aspects, Muslims, Muslims -- Canada, Muslims -- Social conditions
title_display Being Muslim
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topic_facet Essence, genius, nature, Islam, Muslims, Social aspects, Social conditions