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Becoming Muslim

Western Women’s Conversions to Islam

  • Authors
  • Anna Mansson McGinty

Part of the Culture, Mind, and Society book series (CMAS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. The Individual Conversion

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Anna Mansson McGinty
      Pages 3-26
    3. Anna Mansson McGinty
      Pages 27-32
    4. Anna Mansson McGinty
      Pages 33-52
  3. Personal Worlds

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 53-53
    2. Anna Mansson McGinty
      Pages 85-109
    3. Anna Mansson McGinty
      Pages 111-124
  4. Encounters

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 125-125
    2. Anna Mansson McGinty
      Pages 127-151
    3. Anna Mansson McGinty
      Pages 153-178
    4. Anna Mansson McGinty
      Pages 179-185
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 187-208

About this book

Introduction

While Islam has become a controversial topic in the West, a growing number of Westerners find powerful meaning in Islam. Becoming Muslim is an ethnographic study based on in-depth interviews with Swedish and American women who have converted to Islam.

Keywords

gender Islam star women

Bibliographic information