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Author Sarroub, Loukia K., author

Title All American Yemeni girls : being Muslim in a public school / Loukia K. Sarroub
Published Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2005]
©2005
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Description 1 online resource (158 pages) : illustrations
Contents Introduction: Being American, being Yemeni : uncovering a predicament -- American sojourners between honor and shame -- Classroom as oasis -- Islam and conflicting visions of literacy -- The tensions teachers face : public education and Islam -- From aspiration to desperation and living in ambiguity -- Living in ethnography : reflections on Dearborn before and after September 11
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 145-151) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. http://purl.oclc.org/DLF/benchrepro0212 MiAaHDL
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Subject Education -- Social aspects -- Michigan -- Dearborn.
High school students -- Michigan -- Dearborn -- Social conditions.
Muslims -- Michigan -- Dearborn -- Social conditions.
Public schools -- Social aspects -- Michigan -- Dearborn.
Teenage girls -- Michigan -- Dearborn -- Social conditions.
Yemeni Americans -- Education -- Michigan -- Dearborn.
Yemeni Americans -- Michigan -- Dearborn -- Ethnic identity.
Yemeni Americans -- Michigan -- Dearborn -- Social conditions.
Dearborn (Mich.) -- Ethnic relations.
United States -- Ethnic relations -- Case studies.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0812290232 (electronic bk.)
9780812290233 (electronic bk.)