FATIMA MERNISSI BEYOND THE VEIL PDF

From the writing of her first book, Beyond the Veil: Male-Female Dynamics in Modern Muslim Society in , Mernissi has sought to reclaim Fatima Mernissi. In Beyond the Veil, Fatima Mernissi argues that the Islamic view of women as Regarded as a classic book in the United States, Beyond the Veil has never. An expanded and updated edition of this classic study includes a new introduction on Muslim women and fundamentalism, in which Fatima Mernissi argues that.

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I am glad this book has solid information. An expanded and updated edition of this classic fatoma includes a new introduction on Muslim women and fundamentalism, in which Fatima Mernissi argues that the present conservative wave against women in the Muslim world is a defence against recent profound changes in sex roles and in perceptions of sexual identity. Sexual Anomie As Revealed by the Data.

Beyond the Veil

Andersen Snippet view – References to this book Thinking about Women: In this book I want to demonstrate that there is a fundamental contradiction between Islam as interpreted in official policy and equality between the sexes. No eBook available Amazon. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Global except USA and its dependencies Publication date: My library Help Advanced Book Search. A list of suggested supplementary reading enhances the value of this edition for students and general readers.

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Introduction to the Revised Edition Preface: Indiana University Press Amazon. Does Islam as a religion oppress women?

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Sex and Marriage Before Islam. Customer Reviews Comments There are currently no reviews Write a review on this title. A Note to the Western Reader. Table of Contents Muslim Women and Fundamentalism: If a reader were to select only merniasi book in order to gain insight into women’s status and prospects in Islamic society, this study should be the one chosen for its clarity, honesty, depth of knowledge and thought-provoking qualities.

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Mernissi seems to agree with what Ahed says, as well as other Muslim women. Join our email list. Beyond the Veil Embed.

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Andersen Snippet view – A Year of Feminist Classics Because they’re better together: Mernissi’s work explores the relationship between sexual ideology, gender identity, sociopolitical organization, and the status of veip in Islam; her special focus, however, is Moroccan society and culture. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone.

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Regarded as a classic book in the United States, Beyond the Veil vell never been available in Britain. This is a remarkably accessible book, for the western reader who is interested in understanding or beginning to understand the dynamics of modern Muslim society – it is written from within, but with the western reader in mind. Indiana University PressJan 1, – Religion – pages.

In this expanded and updated edition, with a new introduction on Muslim women and fundamentalism, Mernissi argues that Islamic fundamentalism is in part a defense against recent changes in sex roles and perceptions of sexual identity. The early Muslimahs were strong, powerful, independent women! No eBook available Amazon.

Find out more about OverDrive accounts. Affiliate Program Join our affiliate program and earn commissions by linking to our titles on your site! Sexual Anomie As Revealed by the Data 6. No eBook available Amazon. Women’s oppression, she maintains, is due to the political manipulation of religion by powerseeking, archaic Muslim male elites.