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The Resource Islam, Lauri S. Scherer, book editor

Islam, Lauri S. Scherer, book editor

Label
Islam
Title
Islam
Statement of responsibility
Lauri S. Scherer, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the issues surrounding Islam by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
297
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
Young Adult
Intended audience source
Follett School Solutions
LC call number
BP67.U6
LC item number
I84 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Scherer, Lauri S
Series statement
Introducing issues with opposing viewpoints
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Islam
  • Islam
Label
Islam, Lauri S. Scherer, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why is Islam linked to terrorism? -- Islam produces and inspires terrorists / Amil Imani -- Islam does not produce or inspire terrorists / Zeba Khan -- The United States unfairly links Muslims with terrorism / Zareena Grewal -- The United States is right to link Muslims with terrorism / Ralph Peters -- American policies inspire Islamic terrorism / Glenn Greenwald -- American policies are not the reason for Islamic terrorism / Robert Magginis -- What is the status of women in Islam? -- Islam oppresses women / Yasmin Alibhai-Brown -- Islam grants women rights / Islamic Center for Peace -- The veil oppresses women / Mona Eltahaway -- The veil does not necessarily oppress women / Naomi Wolf -- Islam condones honor killings / Valentina Colombo -- Islam does not condone honor killings / Kamran Pasha -- What is the status of Islam and Muslims in the United States? -- Discrimination against American Muslims is a serious problem/ John L. Esposito -- Discrimination against American Muslims has been exaggerated / Jeff Jacoby -- Islamic law threatens America / The Center for Security Policy -- It is irrational to think Islamic law will take over America / Reza Aslan
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
138 pages
Isbn
9780737756821
Lccn
2011051148
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color map
System control number
  • fol14022603
  • (ICrlF)0331NV
Label
Islam, Lauri S. Scherer, book editor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why is Islam linked to terrorism? -- Islam produces and inspires terrorists / Amil Imani -- Islam does not produce or inspire terrorists / Zeba Khan -- The United States unfairly links Muslims with terrorism / Zareena Grewal -- The United States is right to link Muslims with terrorism / Ralph Peters -- American policies inspire Islamic terrorism / Glenn Greenwald -- American policies are not the reason for Islamic terrorism / Robert Magginis -- What is the status of women in Islam? -- Islam oppresses women / Yasmin Alibhai-Brown -- Islam grants women rights / Islamic Center for Peace -- The veil oppresses women / Mona Eltahaway -- The veil does not necessarily oppress women / Naomi Wolf -- Islam condones honor killings / Valentina Colombo -- Islam does not condone honor killings / Kamran Pasha -- What is the status of Islam and Muslims in the United States? -- Discrimination against American Muslims is a serious problem/ John L. Esposito -- Discrimination against American Muslims has been exaggerated / Jeff Jacoby -- Islamic law threatens America / The Center for Security Policy -- It is irrational to think Islamic law will take over America / Reza Aslan
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
138 pages
Isbn
9780737756821
Lccn
2011051148
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color map
System control number
  • fol14022603
  • (ICrlF)0331NV

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