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Elusive Jannah : the Somali diaspora and a borderless Muslim identity / Cawo M. Abdi.

By: Abdi, Cawo M, 1970- [author.].
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Publisher: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, [2015]Copyright date: ©2015Description: 1 online resource.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781452945040; 1452945047.Subject(s): Somali diaspora | Somalis -- United Arab Emirates -- Social conditions | Somalis -- South Africa -- Social conditions | Somalis -- United States -- Social conditions | Muslims -- Cultural assimilation | Immigrants -- Cultural assimilationGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Elusive JannahDDC classification: 305.893540088297 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Introduction: Muslim African refugees and border politics -- The genesis of contemporary Somali migrations -- United Arab Emirates: partial belonging and temporary visas -- South Africa: insecurity in racialized spaces -- United States: slippery Jannah? -- Conclusion: Muslim African refugees in perpetual passage.
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DT402.45 .A23 2015 (Browse shelf) https://ezproxy.uttyler.edu/login?url=http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.5749/j.ctt16ptn18 Available ocn917889295

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction: Muslim African refugees and border politics -- The genesis of contemporary Somali migrations -- United Arab Emirates: partial belonging and temporary visas -- South Africa: insecurity in racialized spaces -- United States: slippery Jannah? -- Conclusion: Muslim African refugees in perpetual passage.

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