By Amy Melissa Guimond
This textual content goals to find the shared lived reports of white American lady converts to Islam in put up- 11th of September the US. It explores the more and more antagonistic social weather confronted by means of Muslim american citizens, in addition to the religious, social, actual, and psychological integration of those ladies into the Muslim-American inhabitants. within the usa, charges of conversion to Islam are speedily increasing—alongside Islamophobic sentiment and hate crimes opposed to Muslims. For a time period, there has been a lull during this adverse sentiment. although, in gentle of the Paris terror assaults, the elevated prominence of ISIS/ISIL, and the inflow of refugees from Syria, anti-Muslim rhetoric is once more at the upward push. This quantity analyzes how a novel number of woman converts have tailored to existence within the usa within the shadow of 9/11.
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Converting to Islam: Understanding the Experiences of White American Females by Amy Melissa Guimond