American Christians and Islam: Evangelical Culture and Muslims from the Colonial Period to the Age of Terrorism

Product Description In the wake of the September 11 terrorist attacks, many of America’s Christian evangelicals have denounced Islam as a “demonic” and inherently violent religion, provoking frustration among other Christian conservatives who wish to present a more appealing message to the world’s Muslims. Yet as Thomas Kidd reveals in this sobering book, the conflicted…

Dinarzad’s Children: An Anthology of Contemporary Arab American Fiction

ISBN13: 9781557289124 Condition: NEW Notes: Brand New from Publisher. No Remainder Mark. Product DescriptionThe first edition of Dinarzad’s Children was a groundbreaking and popular anthology that brought to light the growing body of short fiction being written by Arab Americans. This expanded edition includes sixteen new stories —thirty in all—and new voices and is now…

Arab Voices Speak to American Hearts

ISBN13: 9780976910084 Condition: NEW Notes: Brand New from Publisher. No Remainder Mark. Product DescriptionIn the aftermath of the tragedy of 9/11, journalist, teacher, and peace advocate Samar Jarrah found herself called upon by her small Florida community, as well as impelled from within, to dispel stereotypes of Arabs and Muslims. After three years of speaking…

The Dar ul Islam Movement: An American Odyssey Revisited

Product DescriptionIn the pages of this book, Dar ul Islam, an American Odyssey, discover the journey a young 16 year old African American high school student whose interests are music, race and religious philosophy as he becomes totally absorbed in his new found faith Islam. Follow his adventure into the largest American Muslim fundamentalist organization…

Negotiating Arab-Israeli Peace: American Leadership in the Middle East

ISBN13: 9781601270306 Condition: NEW Notes: Brand New from Publisher. No Remainder Mark. Product DescriptionAs Washington struggles to revive the Arab-Israeli peace process, Kurtzer and Lasensky offer the definitive guidebook on how to broker peace in the Middle East. Negotiating Arab-Israeli Peace sets forth a compelling, interests-based framework for American engagement in the peace process; provides…

Homeland Insecurity: The Arab American and Muslim American Experience After 9/11

ISBN13: 9780871540485 Condition: NEW Notes: Brand New from Publisher. No Remainder Mark. Product DescriptionIn the aftermath of 9/11, many Arab and Muslim Americans came under intense scrutiny by federal and local authorities, as well as their own neighbors, on the chance that they might know, support, or actually be terrorists. As Louise Cainkar observes, even…

American Express Business Travel Launches Online Travel Management Scorecard

American Express Business Travel Launches Online Travel Management Scorecard NEW YORK—-With the worldwide recession having fundamentally altered the business travel landscape, companies are adapting to a new operating environment. There is an opportunity to measure how prepared they are with adjustments made during the recession and in the face of travel demand coming back. Read…

Between Arab and White: Race and Ethnicity in the Early Syrian American Diaspora

ISBN13: 9780520255340 Condition: NEW Notes: Brand New from Publisher. No Remainder Mark. Product DescriptionThis multifaceted study of Syrian immigration to the United States places Syrians– and Arabs more generally–at the center of discussions about race and racial formation from which they have long been marginalized. Between Arab and White focuses on the first wave of…