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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Regulation of Female Sexuality in the Muslim. Teh to this book Thinking about Women: Male-Female Dynamics in Modern Muslim Society inMernissi has sought to reclaim the ideological discourse on women and sexuality from the stranglehold of patriarchy.
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A Note to the Western Reader. 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.
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An expanded and updated edition of this classic mernnissi 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.
In this book I want to demonstrate that there is a fundamental contradiction between Islam as interpreted in official policy and equality between mernnissi sexes.
Contents A Note to the Western Reader. Male-female Dynamics in Modern Muslim Society. The Islamic view of women and active fatoma beings resulted in stricter regulation and control of women’s sexuality, which Muslim theorists regarded as a threat to civilized society.
Selected pages Title Page. Since women are considered by Allah to be a destructive element, they are to be spatially confined and excluded from matters other than those of the family.
Sexual Anomie As Revealed by tue Data. A Note to the Western Reader Introduction: From inside the book. I am glad this book has solid information.
Beyond the Veil, Revised Edition
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Sex and Marriage Before Islam. Internationally renowned sociologist Fatima Mernissi argues that many Muslim scholars My library Help Advanced Book Search. If a reader were to select only one 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.
Soros Oria April 4, at 7: Join other followers. In Beyond the Veil, Fatima Mernissi argues No eBook available Amazon. No one can give it to them. Join our email list. This revised and updated version finally fills that gap. Sexual inequality is a prominent feature of both Western and Islamic societies but underlying concepts of female sexuality in Christian and Muslim traditions are very different. Other editions – View all Beyond mernizsi Veil: Sexual Anomie As Revealed by the Data 6.
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Other editions – View all Beyond the Veil: Whether Islam is to blame, or the males who interpret her role as such, is immaterial. No eBook available Amazon.
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