TITLE

Native Speakers

AUTHOR(S)
Cottle, Michelle
PUB. DATE
November 2001
SOURCE
New Republic;11/19/2001, Vol. 225 Issue 21, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers observations on the difficult social position of African American Muslims. Comment on how African American Muslims are in a position to correct American misperceptions about Islam, as well as Muslim misperceptions about the United States; Criticism and mistrust of the U.S. government by African Americans and Muslims; Account of Black nationalism in the Nation of Islam and other black Muslim groups; Treatment of African American Muslims by Muslim immigrants to the U.S.
ACCESSION #
5504763

 

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