ISBN 9780292709041,Believing Women in Islam

Believing Women in Islam

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Publisher

Anchorage Press Plays

Publication Year 2002
ISBN-13

ISBN 9780292709041

ISBN-10 0292709048
Binding

Paperback

Number of Pages 272 Pages
Subject

Gender studies: women

Beginning with a historical analysis of religious authority and knowledge, this title shows how Muslims came to read inequality and patriarchy into the Qur\'an to justify existing religious and social structures and demonstrates that the patriarchal meanings ascribed to the Qur\'an are a function of who has read it, how, and in what contexts.