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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Jul 17, Zahra Khan rated it liked it. Wadud points out that Islam is a lived religion. At that time, the idea that religion and justice cannot be divided started to circulate. Add all three to Cart Add all three to List. Social justice, gender equality, love, mercy and reciprocity between women and men are the inspiration I received from the Quran and I will do everything I can to achieve this in the world.

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. Views Read Edit View history.


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He was the one who inspired me to study other religions. A New Anthropology of Islam. Feminist Edges of the Qur’an.

Aysha Rs rated it it was ok Mar 30, The reason for my lower rating is I found it hard to take the book as a coherent whole. 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 waddu Al-Azhar University.

Inside The Gender Jihad: Women’s Reform in Islam

He often stressed the relevance of the relation between religion and justice. Please try again later.

Unreading Patriarchal Interpretations of the Qur’an. Women’s Reform in Islam by Amina Wadud. You can read this item using any of the following Kobo apps and devices: Wadud was an advisor to the documentary Muhammad: Learn more wadhd Amazon Giveaway. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Amina Wadud is an Islamic Studies professor, author of several books advocating for a more active role for women in Islam, and in lead a New York City mosque in Friday prayers, gendrr the international world on fire.

I use radical pluralism to describe how in the Muslim community there is diversity of opinion. Muslim Ethics and Modernity.


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Amina Wadud: Gender Jihad

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Islam in Our Midst. Wadud has also openly advocated “pluralism” and “equality” as an endorsement of a LGBT rights. How did it change your life?

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