The Resource Feminism and Islam : legal and literary perspectives, edited by Mai Yamani, with additional editorial assistance from Andrew Allen

Feminism and Islam : legal and literary perspectives, edited by Mai Yamani, with additional editorial assistance from Andrew Allen

Label
Feminism and Islam : legal and literary perspectives
Title
Feminism and Islam
Title remainder
legal and literary perspectives
Statement of responsibility
edited by Mai Yamani, with additional editorial assistance from Andrew Allen
Title variation
Feminism & Islam
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305.48/6971
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1170
LC item number
.F46 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Yamani, Mai
  • Allen, Andrew
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Muslim women
  • Women (Islamic law)
  • Feminism
  • Women
  • Musulmanes
  • Féminisme
  • Femmes
Label
Feminism and Islam : legal and literary perspectives, edited by Mai Yamani, with additional editorial assistance from Andrew Allen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 373-376) and index
Contents
  • Entrepreneurial women in Egypt / Afaf Lutfi al-Sayyid Marsot -- Law and the desire for social control: an insight into the Hanafi concept of Kafa'a with reference to the Fatawa 'Alamgiri (1664-1672) / Mona Siddiqui -- Women, Islam and patriarchalism / Ghada Karmi -- Women in Islamic law / Raga' El-Nimr -- The political agendas and textual strategies of Levantine women writers / Elizabeth McKee -- Crimes of honour and the construction of gender in Arab societies / Lama Abu-Odeh
  • Islam and feminism: an analysis of political strategies / Haleh Afshar -- Gender and the politics of religion in the Middle East / Maha Azzam -- The mythology of modernity: women and democracy in Lebanon / Jean Said Makdisi -- Gulf women and Islamic law / Munira Fakhro -- Some observations on women in Saudi Arabia / Mai Yamani -- Stretching the limits: a feminist reading of the Shariʻa in post-Khomeini Iran / Ziba Mir-Hosseini -- Statutory discrimination in Lebanon: a lawyer's view / Souad Mokbel-Wensley -- Islamic family legislation: the authoritarian discourse of silence / Najla Hamadeh -- The women's convention in the Muslim world / Jane Connors
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 385 p.
Isbn
9780814796801
Lccn
96021420
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u1466205-01umb_inst
  • 1051096
  • (OCoLC)34669431
Label
Feminism and Islam : legal and literary perspectives, edited by Mai Yamani, with additional editorial assistance from Andrew Allen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 373-376) and index
Contents
  • Entrepreneurial women in Egypt / Afaf Lutfi al-Sayyid Marsot -- Law and the desire for social control: an insight into the Hanafi concept of Kafa'a with reference to the Fatawa 'Alamgiri (1664-1672) / Mona Siddiqui -- Women, Islam and patriarchalism / Ghada Karmi -- Women in Islamic law / Raga' El-Nimr -- The political agendas and textual strategies of Levantine women writers / Elizabeth McKee -- Crimes of honour and the construction of gender in Arab societies / Lama Abu-Odeh
  • Islam and feminism: an analysis of political strategies / Haleh Afshar -- Gender and the politics of religion in the Middle East / Maha Azzam -- The mythology of modernity: women and democracy in Lebanon / Jean Said Makdisi -- Gulf women and Islamic law / Munira Fakhro -- Some observations on women in Saudi Arabia / Mai Yamani -- Stretching the limits: a feminist reading of the Shariʻa in post-Khomeini Iran / Ziba Mir-Hosseini -- Statutory discrimination in Lebanon: a lawyer's view / Souad Mokbel-Wensley -- Islamic family legislation: the authoritarian discourse of silence / Najla Hamadeh -- The women's convention in the Muslim world / Jane Connors
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 385 p.
Isbn
9780814796801
Lccn
96021420
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u1466205-01umb_inst
  • 1051096
  • (OCoLC)34669431

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