Family Systems erapy and Postmodern Approaches
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Over the past century, due to war, political unrests, and dictatorships, Muslim families from diverse countries with distinct cultural backgrounds have immigrated to a variety of nations across the globe. erefore, it is di´cult to make universal statements about the relationship of Muslim men and women, and their attitudes about family life. Local ethnic, social, and historical factors a¬ect the ways in which the Islamic faith is interpreted and applied. ese in«uences determine how strict and traditional or how «exible and open the interpretation of Islam is in any given place. Most importantly, the attitudes of the family members toward their own ethnicity and its values, and their own perceptions of their position in the dominant culture in«uence every Muslim family di¬erently. is is sometimes to the point that even family members have di´culty separating cultural issues from Islamic perspectives. Furthermore, in many Western countries, there has o‹en been confusion regarding what characteristics come from being raised as a Muslim.