The Last of the Lascars: Yemeni Muslims in Britain 1836-2012 by Mohammed Siddique SeddonThe Last of the Lascars: Yemeni Muslims in Britain 1836-2012 by Mohammed Siddique Seddon

The Last of the Lascars: Yemeni Muslims in Britain 1836-2012

byMohammed Siddique Seddon

Paperback | August 22, 2014

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Dr. Seddon has contributed an important and fascinating chapter to the modern history of Britain."-David Waines, emeritus professor of Islamic Studies, Lancaster University, UKOriginally arriving as imperial oriental sailors and later as postcolonial labor migrants, Yemeni Muslims have lived in British ports and industrial cities from the mid-nineteenth century. They married local British wives, established a network of "Arab-only" boarding houses and cafes, and built Britain's first mosques and religious communities.Mohammed Siddique Seddon is lecturer in religious and Islamic studies at the department of theology and religious studies, University of Chester, England. "
Mohammed Siddique Seddon: Mohammad Siddique Seddon is Lecturer in Religious and Islamic Studies, Department of Theology and Religious Studies, University of Chester, UK. He has previously taught Islamic studies at the Universities of Lancaster and Cardiff and the Markfield Institute of Higher Education, Leicestershire.
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Title:The Last of the Lascars: Yemeni Muslims in Britain 1836-2012Format:PaperbackDimensions:328 pages, 8.25 × 5.88 × 0.68 inPublished:August 22, 2014Publisher:Kube Publishing Ltd.Language:English

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ISBN - 10:1847740359

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The book is well-researched and comprehensive in scope, charting the economic and cultural pressures on the migrants and their fluctuating legal, economic, and social status in both Yemen and Britain." - Publishers Weekly Selected review of Mohammad Sidduqe Seddon's Muslim Youth: Challenges, Opportunities and Expectations :"This wide-ranging, informative and compelling volume is essential reading for all those engaged with the issues facing Muslim youth today." -Sanford Lakoff "The book is well-researched and comprehensive in scope, charting the economic and cultural pressures on the migrants and their fluctuating legal, economic, and social status in both Yemen and Britain." - Publishers Weekly Selected review of Mohammad Sidduqe Seddon's Muslim Youth: Challenges, Opportunities and Expectations :"This wide-ranging, informative and compelling volume is essential reading for all those engaged with the issues facing Muslim youth today." - Sanford Lakoff"