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.

The Cambridge Companion To American Islam

Author: Juliane Hammer
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 110743386X
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This volume also covers the creative ways in which American Muslims have responded to the myriad serious challenges that they have faced and continue to face in constructing a religious praxis and complex identities that are grounded in ...

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.

Women Leadership And Mosques

Author: Masooda Bano
Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9004211462
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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, ...


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Barazanghi, N. H. 2004: Women's Identity and the Qur'an: A New Reading,
Gainesville. Barlas, A. 2002: ... Hammer, J. 2012: American Muslim Women,
Religious Authority, and Activism: More than a Prayer, Austin. Jansen. J. J. G.
1980: The ...

Muslim Women Activists In North America

Author: Katherine Bullock
Publisher: Univ of Texas Pr
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Middle East Studies Association (MESA) annual conference panel on Muslim
women's self-identity. ... North American Muslim women scholar-activists, but the
dominant trend of the Christian Right religious conservatism in North America
was unfavorable to ... My personal accountability lies in questioning those who
claim that their authority approaches the level of God's authority, be they male or

The Muslim Veil In North America

Author: Sajida Sultana Alvi
Publisher: Womens Press
ISBN: 9780889614086
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The main reason for "the present epistemological crisis in Muslim jurisprudence
over women's issues is the blatant absence of female voice in Islamic legal
discourse."32 Nevertheless, today they are trying to regain their lost status
through their intellectual vigour and activism. ... social inequities in Muslim
countries, human rights and abuses of law by the custodians of religious authority
in the name of ...

Feminist Studies

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... and Podiums Utah Women. Religious Authority, and Equal Rights Salt Lake
City, Utah: Signature Books, 2005. ... Bullock, (Catherine, ed. Muslim Women
Activists in North America Speaking lor Ourselves Austin: University of Texas

Abstracts Of The Annual Meeting

Author: American Anthropological Association
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American Anthropological Association ... as statues of various distinguished Party
ideologues and activists, was one strategy of forgetting the period of Soviet rule.
... Research on the discourse and practices of hospital midwives in relation to
Muslim women from West Africa residing in ... OF NEW RELIGIOUS
IMAGINARIES IN NIGERIA The most striking aspect of religious revitalization in
West Africa over ...

Men In Charge

Author: Ziba Mir-Hosseini
Publisher: Oneworld Publications
ISBN: 1780747179
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Rethinking Authority in Muslim Legal Tradition Ziba Mir-Hosseini, Mulki Al-
Sharmani, Jana Rumminger ... and Arabic on poetry and medieval literary texts,
historical representations of women in pre-modern Muslim societies, women and
gender issues in religious texts, and Islamic feminism. ... From 2005 to 2010, she
was a joint research–teaching faculty member at the American University in Cairo
. ... She is the editor of Feminist Activism, Women's Rights, and Legal Reform (