8 Amina Wadud, Inside the Gender Jihad: Women’s Reform in Islam (Oxford: Oneworld, ). 9 Carol Hanisch, “The Personal is Political,” was published in. Amina Wadud gave a lecture as a part of our Islam in America Lecture Series on ” Gender Jihad” Amina Wadud is the author of many books including Inside the. Read “Inside The Gender Jihad Women’s Reform in Islam” by Amina Wadud with Rakuten Kobo. In this engaging study, Dr Amina Wadud, an Afro-American.

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Amina Wadud opens the discussion for all women seeking to redefine and reassess their intimate relationship with God and the authority of personhood all women have over their own existence within the Islamic faith as well as Muslim society. Amina Wadud born September 25, is an American Muslim woman with a progressive focus on Qur’an exegesis interpretation of the holy text. Kate rated it it was amazing Feb 23, In this volume, Wadud combines the both the blatant sexism and subtle micro-aggressions women experience daily, contextual historical perspectives, and her own experiences to create a clear, concise, moving call for greater discussion and dialogue surrounding gender justice in Islam pg 4.

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Egyptian academic Gamal al-Banna argued that her actions were supported by Islamic sources. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? The academic nature of this book is more likely to make its contents respected among the academic and religious community. Her father was a Methodist minister.


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We’ll publish them on our site once we’ve reviewed them. Beginning with her own place in the effort for greater justice for women in Islam, Wadud goes on tackle a number of pertinent issues, including the state of Muslim wome In this engaging study, Dr Amina Wadud, an Afro-American Muslim herself, introduces the feminist movement in Islam and delves into its challenges, its textual foundations in the Qur’an and its achievements.

Islam Is a Foreign Country. Amanda rated it liked it Feb 21, Wadud gives insight from personal relationship with Allah as a devoted Muslim, her academic research throughout the world over the course of thirty years, as well as her own personal experiences as an African American Muslim in the United States.

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Sofia rated it it was amazing Jan 18, Please consider expanding the lead to provide an accessible overview of all important aspects of the article. Women and Gender in Islam: We appreciate your feedback. Nida rated it it was amazing Jan 10, This is especially, but not exclusively, true in the Muslim household, where men are typically not seen as legitimate caregivers for their children and women are exclusively relegated to that realm.


Inside The Gender Jihad: Women’s Reform in Islam

I found certain parts of the book were complicated and had to do some research of the Quran and Islamic terminology in order to fully understand her progressive Islamic philosophy. Pluralism means that you have your opinion and you can die with your opinion even if it never becomes similar to mine.

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We have to share our world with different groups. Understanding Islam and the West. Islam and Pakistan’s Political Culture. It is lived out by its followers and thus must be relevant to their lives. Inside The Gender Jihad: