Do Muslim Women Need Saving

Written By Lila Abu-Lughod
Do Muslim Women Need Saving
  • Publsiher : Harvard University Press
  • Release : 12 November 2013
  • ISBN : 0674726332
  • Pages : 335 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Do Muslim Women Need Saving

Do Muslim Women Need Saving
  • Author : Lila Abu-Lughod
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release Date : 2013-11-12
  • Total pages : 335
  • ISBN : 0674726332
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Summary : Do Muslim Women Need Saving? is an indictment of a mindset that has justified all manner of foreign interference, including military invasion, in the name of rescuing women from Islam. It offers a detailed, moving portrait of the actual experiences of ordinary Muslim women, and of the contingencies with which ...

Do Muslim Women Really Need Saving

Do Muslim Women Really Need Saving
  • Author : Lila Abu-Lughod
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2022-05-24
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0674726332
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Contesting Islam Constructing Race and Sexuality

Contesting Islam  Constructing Race and Sexuality
  • Author : Sunera Thobani
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-12-10
  • Total pages : 272
  • ISBN : 0674726332
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Summary : The current political standoffs of the 'War on Terror' illustrate that the interaction within and between the so-called Western and Middle Eastern civilizations is constantly in flux. A recurring theme however is how Islam and Muslims signify the 'Enemy' in the Western socio-cultural imagination and have become the 'Other' against ...

Postcolonial Justice

Postcolonial Justice
  • Author : Anke Bartels,Lars Eckstein,Nicole Waller,Dirk Wiemann
  • Publisher : BRILL
  • Release Date : 2017-02-13
  • Total pages : 406
  • ISBN : 0674726332
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Summary : Postcolonial Justice addresses a crucial issue in current postcolonial theory: the question of how to reconcile an ethics of diversity and difference with the normative, if not universal thrust that appears to energize any notion of justice....

Why Muslim Women and Smartphones

Why Muslim Women and Smartphones
  • Author : Karen Waltorp
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-07-12
  • Total pages : 200
  • ISBN : 0674726332
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Summary : Using an assemblage approach to study how Muslim women in Norrebro, Denmark use their phones, Karen Waltorp examines how social media complicates the divide between public and private in relation to a group of people who find this distinction of utmost significance. Building on years of ethnographic fieldwork, Waltorp's ethnography ...

Muslim Women and Gender Justice

Muslim Women and Gender Justice
  • Author : Dina El Omari,Juliane Hammer,Mouhanad Khorchide
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2019-10-10
  • Total pages : 268
  • ISBN : 0674726332
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Summary : 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 ...

Pious Fashion

Pious Fashion
  • Author : Elizabeth M. Bucar,Liz Bucar,Professor of Philosophy and Religion Liz Bucar,British Museum,Thomas Garnet Henry James
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release Date : 2022-05-24
  • Total pages : 72
  • ISBN : 0674726332
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Summary : Who says you can't be pious and fashionable? Throughout the Muslim world, women have found creative ways of expressing their personality through the way they dress. Headscarves can be modest or bold, while brand-name clothing and accessories are part of a multimillion-dollar ready-to-wear industry that caters to pious fashion from ...

The Fear of Islam Second Edition

The Fear of Islam  Second Edition
  • Author : Todd H. Green
  • Publisher : Fortress Press
  • Release Date : 2019-09-03
  • Total pages : 363
  • ISBN : 0674726332
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Summary : The Fear of Islam investigates the context of Western views of Islam and offers an introduction to the historical roots and contemporary anxiety regarding Islam within the Western world. Tracing the medieval legacy of religious polemics and violence, Green orients readers to the complex history and issues of Western relations ...

Sensible Politics

Sensible Politics
  • Author : William A. Callahan
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2020-01-08
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 0674726332
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Summary : Visual images are everywhere in international politics. But how are we to understand them? In Sensible Politics, William A. Callahan uses his expertise in theory and filmmaking to explore not only what visuals mean, but also how visuals can viscerally move and connect us in "affective communities of sense." The ...

Women s America

Women s America
  • Author : Linda K. Kerber,Jane Sherron De Hart,Cornelia Hughes Dayton,Judy Tzu-Chun Wu
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2015-02-01
  • Total pages : 848
  • ISBN : 0674726332
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Summary : Featuring a mix of primary source documents, articles, and illustrations, Women's America: Refocusing the Past has long been an invaluable resource. Now in its eighth edition, the book has been extensively revised and updated to cover recent developments in U.S. women's history....

African Women Writers and the Politics of Gender

African Women Writers and the Politics of Gender
  • Author : Sadia Zulfiqar
  • Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-09-23
  • Total pages : 230
  • ISBN : 0674726332
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Summary : This work examines the work of a group of African women writers who have emerged over the last forty years. While figures such as Chinua Achebe, Ben Okri and Wole Soyinka are likely to be the chief focus of discussions of African writing, female authors have been at the forefront ...

Young British Muslims

Young British Muslims
  • Author : Sadek Hamid
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-12-08
  • Total pages : 180
  • ISBN : 0674726332
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Summary : Young British Muslims continue to generate strong interest in public discourse. However, much of this interest is framed in negative terms that tends to associate them with criminality, religious extremism or terrorism. Focusing instead on other aspects of being young, Muslim and British, this volume takes a multidisciplinary approach that ...

Patriarchy

Patriarchy
  • Author : Pavla Miller
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-06-14
  • Total pages : 160
  • ISBN : 0674726332
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Summary : Patriarchy, particularly as embedded in the Old and New Testaments, and Roman legal precepts, has been a powerful organising concept with which social order has been understood, maintained, enforced, contested, adjudicated and dreamt about for over two millennia of western history. This brief book surveys three influential episodes in this ...

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The Routledge Handbook of Islam and Gender
  • Author : Justine Howe
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-11-10
  • Total pages : 488
  • ISBN : 0674726332
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Summary : Given the intense political scrutiny of Islam and Muslims, which often centres on gendered concerns, The Routledge Handbook of Islam and Gender is an outstanding reference source to key topics, problems, and debates in this exciting subject. Comprising over 30 chapters by a team of international contributors the Handbook is divided ...

Rape Culture and Religious Studies

Rape Culture and Religious Studies
  • Author : Rhiannon Graybill,Meredith Minister,Beatrice Lawrence
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2019-04-30
  • Total pages : 216
  • ISBN : 0674726332
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Summary : Rape Culture and Religious Studies explores how teachers and scholars in religion should respond to sexual violence and rape culture in classrooms, curriculums, and the community. The volume offers critical reflections and practical teaching strategies from leading experts working in a variety of institutional contexts and religious traditions....