Qur An And Woman

Author: Amina Wadud
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780198029434
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Now, with Qu'ran and Woman, Amina Wadud provides a first interpretive reading by a woman, a reading which validates the female voice in the Qu'ran and brings it out of the shadows.

Qur An Of The Oppressed

Author: Assistant Professor in the International Studies Department Shadaab Rahemtulla
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019879648X
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However, at various points in this book, particularly in the concluding chapter, I
will refer to their principal monographs on the Qur'an: namely, Esack's Qur'an,
Liberation and Pluralism: An Islamic Perspective of Interreligious Solidarity
Against Oppression (1997); Wadud's Qur'an and Woman: Rereading the Sacred
Text from a Woman's Perspective (1999); and Barlas' 'Believing Women' in Islam:
Unreading Patriarchal Interpretations of the Qur'an (2002).14 Engineer is the only
exegete ...

Recovering The Female Voice In Islamic Scripture

Author: Georgina L. Jardim
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317070054
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This assertion indicates that the messages gleaned from readings of sacred texts
not only bring aesthetic or historical possibilities to the fore but hold meaning for
ethical relationships; a conclusion with which Islamic feminist readings of the Qur
`an concur, adding that the Qur`an is its own best hermeneutic. Islamic feminist
reading of the Qur`an Amina Wadud is seen as a pioneer in Islamic feminism as
her work on the conceptualization of woman in the Qur`an was among the first to
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Feminist Biblical Studies In The Twentieth Century

Author: Elisabeth Schüssler Fiorenza
Publisher: Society of Biblical Lit
ISBN: 1589839218
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issues in malaysia, and which has since taken on a transnational agenda. at this
time, she also published her seminal work entitled Qur'an and Woman:
Rereading the Sacred Text from a Woman's Perspective, leading asma Barlas to
note, “wadud is the first [muslim gender scholar] to acknowledge that people
always read from specific sites and that they always bring specific forms of
subjectivity into their readings.”13 wadud suggests that any qur'ānic hermeneutic
must distinguish ...

New Thinking In Islam

Author: Katajun Amirpur
Publisher: Gingko Library
ISBN: 190994274X
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“Amina Wadud's hermeneutics of the Qur'an: women rereading sacred texts.” In
Modern Muslim Intellectuals and the Qur'an, edited by Suha Taji-Farouki, 97–
124.0xford: Oxford University Press, 2004. Fatah, Tarek. “I am a nigger, and you
will just have to put up with my blackness”. Professor Amina Wadud confronts her
hecklers in Toronto. 11/02/2005. http://najat-fares-kessler.blogspot.de/ Hammer,
Juliane. “Reading Gender in the Quran. Text, Context and Identity in the Work of
Amina ...

A Companion To The Muslim World

Author: Amyn B. Sajoo
Publisher: I.B.Tauris
ISBN: 0857711555
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His argument for recognition of subjective elements in Quranic interpretation
foreshadows the recent scholarship of figures like Amina Wadud and Khaled
Abou El Fadl. Amina Wadud Amina Wadud is an African-American scholar of
Quranic exegesis and gender. In 1992 she produced her first book, a Muslim
feminist work of exegetical principles of the Quran entitled Qur'an and Woman:
Rereading the Sacred Text from a Woman's Perspective (1999). The book was
endorsed by a ...

Sufi Narratives Of Intimacy

Author: Sa'diyya Shaikh
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
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New York: Routledge, 1991. Von Denffer, Ahmad. ʿUlūm al-Qurʾān: An
Introduction to the Sciences of the Qurʾān. Leicester: Islamic Foundation, 1989.
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Wasserstrom ...

Deeper Shades Of Purple

Author: Stacey M. Floyd-Thomas
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814727530
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9. My theorizing about parallel structures is drawn from a contextualization of the
liberatory perspectives of a first-generation womanist. See Marcia I. Riggs,
Awake, Arise & Act: a Womanist Call for Black Liberation (Cleveland, OH: Pilgrim
Press, 1994). 10. “Muslims: Interview: Amina Wadud,” Frontline, 2002, 29 Sept.
2004 http:// www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/shows/muslims/interviews/wadud.
html. 11. Amina Wadud, Qur'an and Woman: Rereading the Sacred Text from a
Woman's ...

Routledge International Encyclopedia Of Women

Author: Cheris Kramarae
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135963150
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Global Women's Issues and Knowledge Cheris Kramarae, Dale Spender.
Harrison, Beverly W., and Carter Heyward. 1990. Pain and pleasure: Avoiding
the confusion of Christian tradition in feminist theory. In Joanne Carlson and
Carole R. Brown, eds., Patriarchy and abuse: A feminist critique. New York:
Pilgrim. Wadud, Amina. 1999. Quran and woman: Rereading the sacred text from
a womans perspective. New York: Oxford University Press. Williams, Delores S.
1993. Sisters in the ...

What Is Veiling

Author: Sahar Amer
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469617765
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Stowasser, Barbara Freyer. Women in the Qurʾan: Traditions and Interpretation.
New York: Oxford University Press, 1994. Von Mittelstaedt, Julianne. “The
Advance of the Zealots: The Growing Influence of the Ultra-Orthodox in Israel.”
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Reform in Islam. Oxford: Oneworld, 2006. ———. Qurʾan and Woman:
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