TITLE

The need to understand Islam

AUTHOR(S)
Summer, Bob
PUB. DATE
May 1994
SOURCE
Publishers Weekly;5/9/1994, Vol. 241 Issue 19, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on American religious and secular publishers' focus on varying aspects of the Islamic religion. Growth of the faith in the United States; Distinction between the US organization `Nation of Islam' from mainstream Islam; Outpouring of publications on the faith; Titles; Focus of the West on the religion due to the impact of `The Satanic Verses' by Salman Rushdie; Books on Muslim women.
ACCESSION #
9406131427

 

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