Get 20M+ Full-Text Papers For Less Than $1.50/day. Start a 14-Day Trial for You or Your Team.

Learn More →

Adis Duderija, Alina Alak, and Kristin Hissong (2020). Islam and Gender: Major Issues and Debates. Routledge. Hardback, ISBN: 9780815396697. Price: £120.00. 228 pp.

Adis Duderija, Alina Alak, and Kristin Hissong (2020). Islam and Gender: Major Issues and... Contemporary Review Book Review of the Middle East 9(3) 377 –379, 2022 © The Author(s) 2022 Reprints and permissions: https://doi.org/10.1177/23477989221098798 in.sagepub.com/journals- permissions-india DOI: 10.1177/23477989221098798 journals.sagepub.com/home/cme Adis Duderija, Alina Alak, and Kristin Hissong (2020). Islam and Gender: Major Issues and Debates. Routledge. Hardback, ISBN: 9780815396697. Price: £120.00. 228 pp. Islam and Gender: Major Issues and Debates draws attention to the debates on gender in Islam, emphasizing on lived experiences of Muslim women and men. It focuses on the evolving cultural interplay between women studies, critical feminist theories, and normative religious study (p. 2) and discusses the epistemological advancement of the first three waves of feminism and evolving applications of the woman and gender problems in the disciplinary study of religion and theology. Adis Duderija, Alina Alak, and Kristin Hissong explain various theories behind the traditional construction of masculine and feminine dichotomy and trace Muslim women’s ontological and epistemological advancement from diverse nationalities. Finally, they contextualize the debates and discourses initiated by Islamic feminists Fatima Mernissi, Rifat Hassan, Amina Wadud, Asma Barlas, and others. The book traces the evolution of gender in Islam and examines the tensions between the modern and Islamic understanding of gender. The book traverses two major themes. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Contemporary Review of the Middle East SAGE

Adis Duderija, Alina Alak, and Kristin Hissong (2020). Islam and Gender: Major Issues and Debates. Routledge. Hardback, ISBN: 9780815396697. Price: £120.00. 228 pp.

Contemporary Review of the Middle East , Volume 9 (3): 3 – Sep 1, 2022

Loading next page...
 
/lp/sage/adis-duderija-alina-alak-and-kristin-hissong-2020-islam-and-gender-32tutr0H0j

References (0)

References for this paper are not available at this time. We will be adding them shortly, thank you for your patience.

Publisher
SAGE
Copyright
© 2022 SAGE Publications
ISSN
2347-7989
eISSN
2349-0055
DOI
10.1177/23477989221098798
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site

Abstract

Contemporary Review Book Review of the Middle East 9(3) 377 –379, 2022 © The Author(s) 2022 Reprints and permissions: https://doi.org/10.1177/23477989221098798 in.sagepub.com/journals- permissions-india DOI: 10.1177/23477989221098798 journals.sagepub.com/home/cme Adis Duderija, Alina Alak, and Kristin Hissong (2020). Islam and Gender: Major Issues and Debates. Routledge. Hardback, ISBN: 9780815396697. Price: £120.00. 228 pp. Islam and Gender: Major Issues and Debates draws attention to the debates on gender in Islam, emphasizing on lived experiences of Muslim women and men. It focuses on the evolving cultural interplay between women studies, critical feminist theories, and normative religious study (p. 2) and discusses the epistemological advancement of the first three waves of feminism and evolving applications of the woman and gender problems in the disciplinary study of religion and theology. Adis Duderija, Alina Alak, and Kristin Hissong explain various theories behind the traditional construction of masculine and feminine dichotomy and trace Muslim women’s ontological and epistemological advancement from diverse nationalities. Finally, they contextualize the debates and discourses initiated by Islamic feminists Fatima Mernissi, Rifat Hassan, Amina Wadud, Asma Barlas, and others. The book traces the evolution of gender in Islam and examines the tensions between the modern and Islamic understanding of gender. The book traverses two major themes.

Journal

Contemporary Review of the Middle EastSAGE

Published: Sep 1, 2022

There are no references for this article.