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Women and Gender in Islam Product Detail:

  • Publisher : Veritas Paperbacks
  • Release : 16 March 2021
  • ISBN : 9780300257311
  • Page : 313 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 1 voters

Women and Gender in Islam Book Summary/Review:

This pioneering study of the social and political lives of Muslim women has shaped a whole generation of scholarship. In it, Leila Ahmed explores the historical roots of contemporary debates, ambitiously surveying Islamic discourse on women from Arabia during the period in which Islam was founded to Iraq during the classical age to Egypt during the modern era. The book is now reissued as a Veritas paperback, with a new foreword by Kecia Ali situating the text in its scholarly context and explaining its enduring influence.

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Women and Gender in Islam

Women and Gender in Islam
  • Author : Leila Ahmed
  • Publisher : Veritas Paperbacks
  • Release Date : 2021-03-16
  • ISBN : 9780300257311
GET THIS BOOKWomen and Gender in Islam

This pioneering study of the social and political lives of Muslim women has shaped a whole generation of scholarship. In it, Leila Ahmed explores the historical roots of contemporary debates, ambitiously surveying Islamic discourse on women from Arabia during the period in which Islam was founded to Iraq during the classical age to Egypt during the modern era. The book is now reissued as a Veritas paperback, with a new foreword by Kecia Ali situating the text in its scholarly

Women and Gender in the Qur'an

Women and Gender in the Qur'an
  • Author : Celene Ibrahim
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2020
  • ISBN : 9780190063818
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Stories related to gendered social relations permeate the Qur'an, and nearly three hundred verses involve specific women or girls. These stories weave together theology and ethics to reinforce central Qur'anic ideas regarding submission to God and moral accountability. Women and Gender in the Qur'an outlines how women and girls - old, young, barren, fertile, chaste, profligate, reproachable, and saintly-enter Qur'anic sacred history and advance the Qur'an'soverarching didactic aims.

Muslim Women and Gender Justice

Muslim Women and Gender Justice
  • Author : Dina El Omari,Juliane Hammer,Mouhanad Khorchide
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2019-09-25
  • ISBN : 1138494860
GET THIS BOOKMuslim Women and Gender Justice

This volume brings together the work of a group of Islamic studies scholars from across the globe. They discuss how past and present Muslim women have participated in the struggle for gender justice in Muslim communities and around the world. The essays demonstrate a diversity of methodological approaches, religious and secular sources, and theoretical frameworks for understanding Muslim negotiations of gender norms and practices. Part I (Concepts) puts into conversation women scholars who define Muslima theology and Islamic feminism vis-à

Geographies of Muslim Women

Geographies of Muslim Women
  • Author : Ghazi-Walid Falah,Caroline Rose Nagel
  • Publisher : Guilford Press
  • Release Date : 2005-03-31
  • ISBN : 9781572301344
GET THIS BOOKGeographies of Muslim Women

This groundbreaking volume explores how Islamic discourse and practice intersect with gender relations and broader political and economic processes to shape women's geographies in a variety of regional contexts. Contributors represent a wide range of disciplinary subfields and perspectives--cultural geography, political geography, development studies, migration studies, and historical geography--yet they share a common focus on bringing issues of space and place to the forefront of analyses of Muslim women's experiences. Themes addressed include the intersections of gender, development and religion;

Islam, Women, and Gender Justice

Islam, Women, and Gender Justice
  • Author : Asghar Ali Engineer
  • Publisher : Virago Press
  • Release Date : 2001
  • ISBN : UOM:39015055075918
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It brings light to all issues, concerning women, in relation to Islam and makes clarifications on the misunderstanding on gender justice in Islam. Being a reputed Islamic theologian, his statements ascend logical exclusiveness with the discovery of true Islamic commands to the second sex. A benchmark for the disciplines of Islamic and women studies.

Being Muslim

Being Muslim
  • Author : Sylvia Chan-Malik
  • Publisher : NYU Press
  • Release Date : 2018-06-26
  • ISBN : 9781479823420
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"Four american moslem ladies": early U.S. Muslim women in the Ahmadiyya Movement in Islam, 1920-1923 -- Insurgent domesticity: race and gender in representations of NOI Muslim women during the Cold War era -- Garments for one another: Islam and marriage in the lives of Betty Shabazz and Dakota Staton -- Chadors, feminists, terror: constructing a U.S. American discourse of the veil -- A third language: Muslim feminism in Smerica -- Conclusion: Soul Flower Farm

Islam, Women's Sexuality and Patriarchy in Indonesia

Islam, Women's Sexuality and Patriarchy in Indonesia
  • Author : Irma Riyani
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-11-26
  • ISBN : 9781000221916
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This book explores the intimate marital relationships of Indonesian Muslim married women. As well as describing and analysing their sexual relationships, the book also investigates how Islam influences discourses of sexuality in Indonesia, and in particular how Islamic teachings affect Muslim married women’s perceptions and behaviour in their sexual relationships with their husbands. Based on extensive original research, the book reveals that Muslim women perceive marriage as a social, cultural, and religious obligation that they need to fulfil; that

Islam, Reproductive Health, and Women's Rights

Islam, Reproductive Health, and Women's Rights
  • Author : Zainah Anwar,Rashidah Abdullah
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2000
  • ISBN : UOM:39015051699943
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Women in Islam and the Middle East

Women in Islam and the Middle East
  • Author : Ruth Roded
  • Publisher : I.B. Tauris
  • Release Date : 2008
  • ISBN : UOM:39015076110660
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These readings cover various aspects of women's experience in the Middle East, including legal, domestic, political, religious and cultural factors. Introductions explain the background of each source and discuss the questions raised.

Reading Contemporary Indonesian Muslim Women Writers

Reading Contemporary Indonesian Muslim Women Writers
  • Author : Diah Ariani Arimbi
  • Publisher : Amsterdam University Press
  • Release Date : 2009
  • ISBN : 9789089640895
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A study that discusses the construction of gender and Islamic identities in literary writing by four prominent Indonesian Muslim women writers: Titis Basino P I, Ratna Indraswari Ibrahim, Abidah El Kalieqy and Helvy Tiana Rosa.

Islam and Gender

Islam and Gender
  • Author : Adis Duderija,Alina Alak,Kristin Hissong
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-06-02
  • ISBN : 0815396708
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Given the intense political scrutiny of Islam and Muslims, which often centre on gendered concerns, Islam and Gender: Major Issues and Debatesis an accessible and comprehensive introduction to the key topics, problems and debates in this engaging subject. Split into three parts, this book places the discussion in its historical context, provides up-to-date case studies and delves into contemporary debate on the subject. This book includes discussion of the following important topics: Marriage and divorce Interpretations of the Qur'an and

Women, Gender, and Language in Morocco

Women, Gender, and Language in Morocco
  • Author : Fatima Sadiqi
  • Publisher : BRILL
  • Release Date : 2003
  • ISBN : 9789004128538
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This text is an original investigation in the complex relationship between women, gender, and language in a Muslim, multilingual, and multicultural setting. Moroccan women's use of monolingualism (oral literature) and multilingualism (code-switching) reflects their agency and gender-role subversion in a heavily patriarchal society.

Women in Iran from 1800 to the Islamic Republic

Women in Iran from 1800 to the Islamic Republic
  • Author : Lois Beck,Guity Nashat
  • Publisher : University of Illinois Press
  • Release Date : 2004
  • ISBN : 0252029372
GET THIS BOOKWomen in Iran from 1800 to the Islamic Republic

The role of women in Iran has often been downplayed or obscured, particularly in the modern era. This volume demonstrates that women have long played important roles in different facets of Iranian society. Together with its companion, Women in Iran from the Rise of Islam to 1800, this volume completes a two-book project on the central importance of Iranian women from pre-Islamic times through the creation and establishment of the Islamic Republic. It includes essays from various disciplines by prominent scholars

Rural Muslim Women

Rural Muslim Women
  • Author : Sekh Rahim Mondal
  • Publisher : Northern Book Centre
  • Release Date : 2005
  • ISBN : 8172111592
GET THIS BOOKRural Muslim Women

Admittedly women's perspectives are not much reflected in the discourse and agenda development planning and interventions. Due to lack of research there is tremendous scarcity of information about social condition of women among various Indian communities. This book is solely devoted to examine the social situation of Muslim Women of India in general and the state of West Bengal in particular. The situation of Muslim women of West Bengal, specially of Northern region of this State has been described in

Encountering the Transnational

Encountering the Transnational
  • Author : Meena Sharify-Funk
  • Publisher : Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
  • Release Date : 2008
  • ISBN : 0754671232
GET THIS BOOKEncountering the Transnational

When Muslim women from diverse national and cultural contexts meet one another through transnational dialogue and networking, what happens to their sense of identity and social agency? This is a compelling account of conversations that are bringing new energy and dynamism into women's activism in a world of collapsing distances.