American Muslim Women Religious Authority And Activism

Author: Juliane Hammer
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 029274272X
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Hammer looks at the work of significant female American Muslim writers, scholars, and activists, using their writings as a lens for a larger discussion of Muslim intellectual production in America and beyond.

Women Leadership And Mosques

Author: Masooda Bano
Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9004209360
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This volume is the first to bring together analysis of contemporary female religious leadership in ideologically-diverse Muslim communities in the Middle East, Asia, Africa, Europe, and North America, with chapters discussing the emergence, ...

What Is Veiling

Author: Sahar Amer
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469617765
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Toronto: Women's Press, 2003. Hammami, R. “Women, the Hijab, and the Intifada
.” Middle East Report, nos. 164–165 (1990): 24–28, 71, 78. Hammer, Juliane.
American Muslim Women, Religious Authority, and Activism: More Than a Prayer.
Austin: University of Texas Press, 2012. Heath, Jennifer, ed. The Veil: Women
Writers on Its History, Lore, and Politics. Berkeley: University of California Press,
2008. Hoffman, Valerie J. “Qurʾanic Interpretation and Modesty Norms for

The Muslim Veil In North America

Author: Sajida Sultana Alvi
Publisher: Womens Press
ISBN: 9780889614086
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However, we have also seen progress in making women aware of their rights.
Women's rights groups are playing a positive and active role across the Muslim
world. Solid scholarship is being produced both by men and women on women's
issues, social inequities in Muslim countries, human rights and abuses of law by
the custodians of religious authority in the name of Islam. The task facing a
Muslim woman today is precisely how such misinterpretations of shari'ah should
be ...

Fatiha Zerine M Lahazalar

Author: M. Fethullah GÜLEN
Publisher: Işık Yayıncılık Ticaret
ISBN: 9753155492
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Fatiha Üzerine Mülâhazalar "Fâtiha, Kur'ân-ı Kerîm'in, dolayısıyla bütün semâvî kitapların ana gayesini, temel esaslarını ihtivâ eden ve bir kitap kadar ihâtâlı olan mübârek bir suredir.

Feminist Studies

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Articles about the theme of povertv and benevolence in the work of 19th-centurv
American women writers. Berkin. Carol R., Judith L. Pinch, and Carole S. Appel,
eds. ... Bradlev, Martha Sonntag. Pedestals and Podiums Utah Women. Religious
Authority, and Equal Rights Salt Lake City, Utah: Signature Books, 2005. ...
Muslim Women Activists in North America Speaking lor Ourselves Austin:
University of Texas Press. 2005. Pp. 240. Paper $22.95. Burleson, William E. Bi
America Myths ...

The American Journal Of Islamic Social Sciences

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Chapter four analyzes how exogenous changes in the costs of wearing Islamic
headscarves and dress in the 1970s undermined its credibility as a signal of piety
. As less pious women adopted the headscarf for myriad reasons, pious women
escalated their dress to credibly signal their piety to uninformed observers. The
spread of ... Their religious activism in the public sphere, education, and inter-
religious dialogue promotes Muslim integration. Inward-oriented and highly
centralized ...