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Impact of modernism on contemporary Muslim women

Mohammad Alamgeer

Impact of modernism on contemporary Muslim women

by Mohammad Alamgeer

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Published by Axis Publications in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social conditions,
  • Women in development,
  • Government policy,
  • Muslim women

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [269]-274).

    StatementM. Alamageer
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1742 .A43 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination279 p. :
    Number of Pages279
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25260646M
    ISBN 109380376359
    ISBN 109789380376356
    LC Control Number2012335024
    OCLC/WorldCa742283431

    Modernism and the Art of Muslim South Asia (Islamic Civilization and Muslim Networks) This pioneering work traces the emergence of the modern and contemporary art of Muslim South Asia in relation to transnational modernism and in light of the region's intellectual, cultural, and . Islam is today the religion of more than million Muslims (or Moslems or Mohammedans), occupying a wide belt stretching from the Atlantic to the Pacific, across Africa, parts of Europe, and Asia.

    • Monolithic stereotypes of Muslim women have long prevailed in the West, distorting the enormous interregional, intraregional, and class variations in their circumstances and status. • Serious social scientific scholarship on women worldwide was scarce until the s. Since then the study of women, including Muslim women, has exploded. But one has to wage serious struggle to promote sexual equality in contemporary Muslim societies wherein Muslim women suffer several disabilities. Again, it should be a part of democratic struggle. One can break stronghold of conservative ‘Ulama only in a tolerant, pluralistic modern democracy.

    Statement by H.E. Seyyed Muhammad Khatami, President of the Islamic Republic of Iran and Chairman of the Eighth Session of the Islamic Summit Conference, Tehran, 9 December   I received this book as a gift from Kube Publishing and it pretty much blew my mind. As Muslim women, we've all heard the story of Khadija, the wife of Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him. She was the older widow who needed help running her business and he was the young, handsome, trustworthy man who readily agreed. This narrative always.


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