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: Women’s Reform in Islam by Amina Wadud

Thanks for telling us about the problem. Islam and Liberal Citizenship. Women’s Wmina in Islam was partly an experiment in autobiography, and included details of the threats to her life in New York. I bought another one of her books because I really enjoyed this one. Muslim Women in Britain. See all 8 reviews. Ships from and sold by Amazon.

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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. She is the author of “Qur’an and Woman: At that time, the idea that religion and justice cannot be divided started to circulate.

There Is No God. Deassy Aryanti rated it it was ok Dec 05, This is, of course, a reality for much of the world as well. There is another way. Retrieved April 15, I tried to refuse all sensationalist interviews for a long time, and I retired from university.

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Ethical Dimensions of Muslim Education. Books by Amina Wadud. I particularly loved her reimaginings of central Islamic terms s Wadud is absolutely brilliant, and it really shows through her past efforts to affirm her place within Islam as an African-American woman, her observations about gender, and her interpretations of the Qur’an and how those interpretations affect the ummah as a whole.

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October 1, Imprint: InWadud received the Danish Democracy Prize. The Islamic Roots of Democratic Pluralism.

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Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Khalid rated it it was ok May 18, Extremist Islam represents a minority and it seems to be greater in number that it is. Jul 17, Zahra Khan rated it liked it. This is a great book, it really opens gendre eyes to women’s issues in a religion that is obviously very liberating to women.

Over the years, I understood the importance of equality in Islam. Chi ama i libri sceglie Kobo e inMondadori.

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Wadud has continued with her speaking engagements and to lead mixed-gender Friday prayer services.