TITLE

Muslims in America: Creating a New Beat

AUTHOR(S)
Elliott, Andrea
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Nieman Reports;Summer2007, Vol. 61 Issue 2, p55
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the author's experiences of covering the social conditions of Muslims in the U.S. as a "New York Times" reporter. She describes the manner in which Egyptian imam Sheik Rada interacts with Muslims in the U.S. She assesses the impact of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in the U.S. on Muslim businesses, homes, and mosques. The author also discloses the rich texture of American Islam which draws not only from ethnicity but also from a spectrum of religious expression. INSET: American Muslims.
ACCESSION #
25888246

 

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