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The Resource An imagined geography : Sierra Leonean Muslims in America, JoAnn D'Alisera

An imagined geography : Sierra Leonean Muslims in America, JoAnn D'Alisera

Label
An imagined geography : Sierra Leonean Muslims in America
Title
An imagined geography
Title remainder
Sierra Leonean Muslims in America
Statement of responsibility
JoAnn D'Alisera
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In An Imagined Geography, anthropologist JoAnn D'Alisera demonstrates persuasively that the long-held anthropological paradigms of separate, bounded, and unique communities, geographically located and neatly localized, must be reconsidered in light of the range and diversity of the Sierra Leonean diaspora
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
D'Alisera, JoAnn
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
This edition in English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Contemporary ethnography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sierra Leonean Americans
  • Sierra Leonean Americans
  • Muslims
  • Immigrants
  • Transnationalism
  • African diaspora
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • African diaspora
  • Ethnic relations
  • Immigrants
  • Muslims
  • Social conditions
  • Transnationalism
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • Einwanderung
  • Sierra Leone
  • Musulmans
  • Immigrés
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • Muslim
  • USA
  • African diaspora
  • Ethnic relations
  • Social history
  • Social Sciences
  • Social Structures, Social Interaction, Population, Social Anthropology
  • Sociology
  • Sozialwissenschaften, Soziologie, Anthropologie
  • Transnationalism
Label
An imagined geography : Sierra Leonean Muslims in America, JoAnn D'Alisera
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 163-171) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • I [heart] Islam: Popular Religious Commodities and Sites of Inscription
  • 6.
  • Mapping Women's Displacement and Difference
  • 7.
  • "We Owe Our Children the Pride": The Imagined Geography of a Muslim Homeland
  • 1.
  • Multiple Sites/Virtual Sitings: Ethnography in Transnational Contexts
  • 2.
  • Field of Dreams: The Anthropologist Far Away at Home
  • 3.
  • Icons of Longing: Homeland and Memory
  • 4.
  • Spiritual Centers, Peripheral Identities: On the Sacred Border of American Islam
Control code
ocn607067904
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (181 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812201727
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812201727
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt35dfqs
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)607067904
System details
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.
Label
An imagined geography : Sierra Leonean Muslims in America, JoAnn D'Alisera
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 163-171) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • I [heart] Islam: Popular Religious Commodities and Sites of Inscription
  • 6.
  • Mapping Women's Displacement and Difference
  • 7.
  • "We Owe Our Children the Pride": The Imagined Geography of a Muslim Homeland
  • 1.
  • Multiple Sites/Virtual Sitings: Ethnography in Transnational Contexts
  • 2.
  • Field of Dreams: The Anthropologist Far Away at Home
  • 3.
  • Icons of Longing: Homeland and Memory
  • 4.
  • Spiritual Centers, Peripheral Identities: On the Sacred Border of American Islam
Control code
ocn607067904
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (181 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812201727
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812201727
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt35dfqs
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)607067904
System details
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.

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