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said very little then for the next 130 odd pages other than to summarise all that has gone before her very little then for the next 130 odd pages other than to summarise all that has gone before her this field In honesty this was actually very nteresting to readand for anyone who has little or no knowledge of the Muslims scholars The Little China Pig (A Rand McNally Junior Elf Book) in this field and their works this sections very helpful Uptown; Poor Whites In Chicago in giving a brief overview and well presentedntroductionThen came the critiue Feminists Fragments of Isabella: A Memoir of Auschwitz ignore hadith that don t suit them or aren tn line with their views As Minzokugaku to Minzokugaku if feminists are the only ones to do this and asf they do not have a criteria tawhidic paradigm belief n justice as the ultimate objective of revelation etc by which they are assessing hadith She conveniently gnores academics like Fatima Mernissi who relies heavily on the hadith literature Magnet in the formulation of her worksShe even uestions why euality should be such a desirable thing uoting Kecia Ali to ask whethert s just a concept we have been taught to demand One merely has to read history and the obvious demands made my female companions of the Prophet Muhammad to see that this desire to be addressed eually *by God was something already present It s not a 21st century objective being thrust backwards onto a * God was something already present It s not a 21st century objective being thrust backwards onto a century text I find some of her lines of uestioning on how this euality would manifest Making Him Sweat (Wilinski's, itself asmmature even Then there The Great Divergence: China, Europe, and the Making of the Modern World Economy is the singling out of uranic verses that I also found problematic That said she was honestn presenting the call by feminist exegetes towards a holistic reading of the uran which would remedy thisThere s some redemption n her final chapter Confronting Feminist Edges and for this I d bring the book back up to a three star rating rather than two Perhaps t s due to the claims of her ntroduction n finding huge flaws Library Wars: Love and War 10 in theslamic feminism that I had great expectations and then felt rather let down when her huge flaws were n fact rather minor n my view They are or Crossing Boarders issues that are not being addressed so as such are not groundbreaking discoveries The feminists shes critiuing are not unawareI have mixed feelings about this book The ntroductory chapters are great for a summary of most that exists n this field The critiue The Outcast Highlander is a little off piue and may have been better developed and presented not as a critiue of Islamic feminism but as her ownndependent contribution to ur anic scholarship Her ssues seem to be much with the uran than with feminism as a discipline Aysha Hidayatullah s Feminist Edges of the ur an s a compelling read It engages sincerely and deeply with the Baiae increasingly significant field of feminist ur an scholarship Heavily groundedn both the classical Islamic exegetical tradition and modern feminist theory Dr Hidayatullah does an excellent job Celebrity, Inc.: How Famous People Make Money in Minist 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 ur'ans a vital In Den Nachmittag Geflüstert Gedichte 1909 1914 interventionn urgent conversations about women and the ur'. .
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with Islamic feminism and my ultimate rejection of many of the arguments that have beenIslamic feminism and my ultimate rejection of many of the arguments that have been by these scholars particularly ones that seem like attempts at linguistic gymnastics It s to their credit that scholars like Amina Wadud and Kecia Ali have openly admitted that some verses cannot be explained and remain problematic and sexist although Hidayatullah would probably reply sexist by which standards Excellent work The book covers almost all mportant aspects of Islamic Feminism This book Die Besessene is being used by one of my students for her doctoral research Its a compelling read researched well thought outncredibly and written comprehensively Crticially reviewing the feminist uran exegesis Hidayathullah points out the wrongs Ghost Flight (Will Jaeger, in the gender uestions raised and the mistakesn the ways they were attempted to answer She has undertaken a herculian task challenging as Kafir Liberal its vulnerable Flight or Fight in multiple ways one for shaking the ground ofslamic feminism which s a fruit of the decades painstaking labour and also because this could be easily used by Islamophobes and androcentrism seeking religious Yet she *has managed to articulate nuancedly about the choices must be aware of and acknowledge not just while approaching to * managed to articulate nuancedly about the choices must be aware of and acknowledge not just while approaching to uraan but what we mean as Islam and how we live as muslims I really enjoyed this unusual workI would recommend this book for people of strong aeedah willing to look at other opinions religiously The author doesn t seem to push one dea over the other usually but rather she asks us what we value as believers Divided like Destiny in Islam Are we trying to put gender eualityn places Burden and Prayer itsn t Are we overlooking areas that were assumed to be sexist but really aren t Feminist Edges of the uran helped me understand other opinions on translations tafsir etc that are not as mainstream Literally taking a look at the edges of Islamic thought and discerning different deas It s also generally well written I came across this book whilst taking a class on Islamic ethics at the university which briefly dealt with Islamic feminism I was hoping to learn and can definitely recommen This book has some high ratings and perhaps rightly so on account of ts potential to rejuvenate discourse The Cat Club in the field of Islamic feminism however I foundt be disappointingly lackingHidayatullah begins with a lengthy Yo Quiero Decir Sunburn introduction thats almost self deprecating Upset that her work should appear A Witch Alone in any way to undermine the great works of Muslims feminists before her she seems to spend the wholentroduction apologising for bringing the whole edifice of Islamic feminist scholarship down with her work but she assures us t s for the good of the cause So I S nascent field of ur'anic scholarship and engages n a deep Der Spinnenmann investigation as well as a radical critiue ofts methods and approaches With a particular focus on feminist Stundenplan impassesn the ur'anic text she argues that many feminist nterpretations rely on claims about fe.