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Believing women in Islam

Asma Barlas

Believing women in Islam

unreading patriarchal interpretations of the Qur"ān

by Asma Barlas

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Published by SAMA in Karachi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women in Islam.,
  • Women in the Koran.,
  • Women"s rights -- Religious aspects -- Islam.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Asma Barlas.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBP173.4 .B35 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 254 p. :
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19250931M
    ISBN 108121511518

    Non-Muslims point to the subjugation of women that occurs in many Muslim countries, especially those that claim to be "Islamic," while many Muslims read t A pro-faith attempt by a Muslim woman to present a comprehensive, female-inclusive reading of the Qur'an, the sacred Islamic text. On 3 July , Caabu hosted the book launch of Asma Barlas’s book: Believing Women in Islam: Unreading Patriarchal Interpretations of the Qur'an, published by Saqi books. This new edition includes two new chapters as well as a new preface. It was first published in the US back in

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For this revised edition of Believing Women in Islam, Asma Barlas has written two new chapters—“Abraham’s Sacrifice in the Qur’an” and “Secular/Feminism and the Qur’an”—as well as a new preface, an extended discussion of the Qur’an’s “wife-beating” verse and of men’s presumed role as women’s guardians, and other updates throughout the book.

In her best-selling book Believing Women in Islam: Unreading Patriarchal Interpretations of the Qur’an, Asma Barlas argues that, far from supporting male privilege, the Qur’an actually encourages the full equality of women Believing women in Islam book men.

Believing Women in Islam: Unreading Patriarchal Interpretations of the Qur'an Paperback – 28 Feb. by Asma Barlas (Author)Author: Asma Barlas. Buy "Believing Women" in Islam: Unreading Patriarchal Interpretations of the Qur'an 1 by Barlas, Asma (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on /5(10). In 'Believing Women in Islam' by Saqi Books, Asma Barlas takes on these two battles with precision, clarity and a clear purpose: first, to ask whether Islam's scripture condones sexual inequality and oppression, and second, whether Islam permits or encourages liberation for women.

The subjugation of women in many Muslim countries is often used as evidence of this, while many Muslims read the Qur’an in ways that seem to justify sexual oppression and inequality.

In this paradigm-shifting book, Asma Barlas argues that, far from supporting male privilege, the Qur’an actually affirms the complete equality of the sexes. For this revised edition of  Believing Women in Islam, Asma Barlas has written two new chapters—“Abraham’s Sacrifice in the Qur’an” and “Secular/Feminism and the Qur’an”—as well as a new preface, an extended discussion of the Qur’an’s “wife-beating” verse and of men’s presumed role as women’s guardians, and other updates throughout the book.

"Believing women" in Islam: unreading patriarchal interpretations of the QurÄ n User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict Interim director of the Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and /5(3). "BELIEVING WOMEN" IN ISLAM: Unreading Patriarchal Interpretations of the Qur'an. Barlas, associate professor and chair of politics at Ithaca College, offers a comprehensive revisionist treatment.

Tseng Barlas / BELIEVING WOMEN IN ISLAM / sheet 43 of Plan of the Book This book consists of two parts, each of which engages a different prob. By Asma Barlas and David Raeburn Finn This inviting book presents a simplified version of Believing Women in Islam: Unreading Patriarchal Interpretations of the Qur’an that will help general readers and students understand its argument for women’s equality.

January In writing this book, I have wanted not only to challenge oppressive readings of the Qur'an but also to offer a reading that confirms that Muslim women can struggle for equality from within the framework of the Qur'an's teaching, contrary to what both conservative and progressive Muslims believe.

Believing Women in Islam. Believing Women in Islam: Unreading Patriarchal Interpretations of the Qur'an. Austin, Texas: University of Texas Press, Second revised edition, Does Islam call for the oppression of women.

Islam - Elevation of Women's Status. This book is a transcript of a public lecture by Sheikh Ali Al-Timimi to a mixed Muslim and non-Muslim audience at McGill University, Montreal, Canada.

Ths is a work that deals with women in Islam, their roles and status. WOMAN IN ISLAM In the divine scheme of regulation of the relationship between men and women, Islam has assigned a position of dignity and honour to woman. Such beneficent regulation is essential for peace, comfort, happiness, continuation of the species and progress.

The Holy Quran emphasizes that Go d in His perfect wisdom has. A powerful and convincing case for Muslim women's equality. "Believing Women in Islam" is a must read for every individual, Muslim or non-Muslim, who labors under the misapprehension that God has spoken to the Muslims in patriarchal terms, or that Islam's holy book, the Qur'an, sanctions gender inequality.5/5(5).

In Islam, if you are a believer, you believe God brought the Koran and you get offended if anyone says anything about the Koran. But if you are not a believer, like me – I have left the faith. So I am able to think where Islam was founded, and what you see is that it was founded in an Arab, patriarchal, tribal, desert culture – and many of.Believing Women: A Brief Introduction.

Believing Women in Islam: A Brief Introduction, co-authored with David Raeburn Finn (University of Texas Press). Fall Introduces readers to some of the central arguments of the original book; for under-graduate students as well as a non-academic audience.The book is a translation of the Arabic book Sameer-ul-Mo'minat-wa Anees-us-Swalehat.

A perusal of the book will bring many things to light. The first thing is the introduction of famous Muslim ladies, besides this their short biographies, their special achievements, their services in the cause of Islam .