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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Inside the Gender Jihad

The prayer service drew controversy, with mixed reactions from the Muslim insive. You’ve successfully reported this review. Excellent, unbiased commentary on what the Quran actually says about muslim women’s rights in the Holy Quran by a female Islamic scholar.

Be the first to ask a question about Inside The Gender Jihad. All this caused me a great deal of conflict.

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My father was a Methodist minister and he always talked to me about the importance of independent choice. Islamic Ethos and the Specter of Modernity. When I gendfr reading about Islam, I felt that this religion has an important sense and relation with the universe. During graduate schoolshe studied in Egyptincluding advanced Arabic at the American University in CairoQur’anic studies and tafsir exegesis or religious interpretation at Cairo Universityand philosophy at Al-Azhar University.


Her father was a Methodist minister. Some might say it must be hard enough to be African-American in U. Customers who viewed this item also viewed. The first change was that I gained visibility even though I am a private person.

Feminist Edges of the Qur’an. Wadud was an advisor to the documentary Muhammad: We always see differences, but this does genddr mean that I can convince people to agree with me.

Reem rated it did not like it Jun unside, Sexual Ethics and Islam: Please review your cart. In other words, if a religion is so static that it cannot move and shift as the world changes, then it is not doing its job.

As a result, there were attempts jihd Virginia by some Muslims to have her dismissed from her position at Virginia Commonwealth University. English Choose a language for shopping. I do get angry however that many of her views, which I think are necessary for the Islamic world, are destroyed and cast off because she and others choose radical action having a non-veiled woman make the call to prayer in a church in Boston for example as opposed to critical, scholarly discussion which I think she is more than capable of.

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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. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics.


Jul 17, Zahra Khan rated it liked it. We appreciate your feedback. She is the author of “Qur’an and Woman: Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers.

Start reading Inside The Gender Jihad: Sakinah rated it really liked it Apr 14, At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information. Amanda rated it liked it Feb 21, This is one of the reasons why Islam had such great appeal to me. I wanted to prove that human beings are onside an horizontal line of reciprocity, that means that there is no role that is fixed by gender unless determined by biology. Islam and Liberal Citizenship.

Not a bad read but the author mixes her personal experiences with gendef which usually is not the norm.