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While many within the West regard feminism and Islam as a contradiction in phrases, many Muslims within the East have perceived Western feminist forces of their midst as an attack upon their tradition. during this career-spanning selection of influential essays, Margot Badran provides the feminisms that Muslim girls have created, and examines Islamic and secular feminist ideologies facet by means of aspect. Borne out of over 20 years of labor, this crucial quantity combines essays from various resources, starting from these which originated as convention papers to these released within the renowned press. additionally together with unique fabric written particularly for this publication, Feminism and Islam presents a special and wide-ranging contribution to the sphere of Islam and gender experiences. Margot Badran is a Senior Fellow on the middle for Muslim Christian knowing, Georgetown collage, US. She is at the moment Edith Kreeger Wolf unique traveling Professor within the division of faith, Northwestern collage, US. She is the writer of Feminists, Islam and kingdom: Gender and the Making of contemporary Egypt

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Whereas many within the West regard feminism and Islam as a contradiction in phrases, many Muslims within the East have perceived Western feminist forces of their midst as an attack upon their tradition. during this career-spanning choice of influential essays, Margot Badran provides the feminisms that Muslim ladies have created, and examines Islamic and secular feminist ideologies facet by way of aspect.

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