Performing Allah's work: experiences of Muslim family carers in Britain
Buckman, Sarah K.N. (2011) Performing Allah's work: experiences of Muslim family carers in Britain. PhD thesis, University of Nottingham.
This thesis explores how Muslim family carers of chronically ill or disabled family members in Britain perceive, perform and negotiate their caring role. Drawing on data collected from forty-three semi-structured interviews, this thesis shows that although Muslim family carers are not a homogenous group; perceptions, performances and negotiations of care within the family are often mediated through a Muslim religious lens. This manifests itself in three predominant ways explored in this
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