Ow did Muslims hide there religions in the slave trade in the Americas.

Servants of Allah, by, Sylviane A. Diouf

Answer the following.

1. In what ways were enslaved Muslims able to continue practicing their religion, culture and customs upon arriving in the Americas? What practices continued, and how were they able to live their religious lives in the face of extremely difficult circumstances (be specific)?

2. How did the slave system make certain religious or cultural practices impossible to follow, and what were some of those religious practices?

3. Diouf provides a few arguments as to why it is important to recognize and study the Islamic religion of these enslaved individuals. Give an accounting of at least one of the arguments that she utilizes to show why this story is important.

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