Feminist Edges of the Qur'an (BOK)

Aysha A. Hidayatullah

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Aysha Hidayatullah presents the first comprehensive analysis of contemporary feminist interpretations of the Quran. Synthesizing prominent feminist readings of the Quran in the United States since the late twentieth century, she provides an essential introduction to this nascent field of Qur'anic scholarship and engages in a deep investigationas well as a radical critiqueof its methods and approaches. With a particular focus on feminist impasses in the Quranic text, she argues that many feminist interpretations rely on claims about feminist justice that are not fully supported by the text, and she proposes a major revision to their exegetical foundations. A provocative work of Muslim feminist theology, Feminist Edges of the Quran is a vital intervention in urgent conversations about women and the Quran.

Produktfakta

Språk Engelsk Engelsk Innbinding Heftet
Utgitt 2014 Forfatter Aysha A. Hidayatullah
Forlag
OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS ACADEM
ISBN 9780199359578
Antall sider 288 Dimensjoner 16,9cm x 23,8cm x 2cm
Vekt 382 gram Leverandør Bertram Trading Ltd
Emner og form Feminism & feminist theory, Criticism & exegesis of sacred texts, The Koran