The Qur An Women And Modern Society

Author: Asgharali Engineer
Editor: Sterling Publishers Pvt. Ltd
ISBN: 9781932705423
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Reinterprets divine injunctions from the Quran and traditional practices in Islam in light of the fundamental Islamic values of justice and equality on women's status. This work presents sociopolitical values and medieval social ethos as the origins of repressive practices, discussing controversial issues such as polygamy, and family planning.
Islam, Women's Sexuality and Patriarchy in Indonesia
Language: en
Pages: 252
Authors: Irma Riyani
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-26 - Publisher: Routledge

This book explores the intimate marital relationships of Indonesian Muslim married women. As well as describing and analysing their sexual relationships, the book also investigates how Islam influences discourses of sexuality in Indonesia, and in particular how Islamic teachings affect Muslim married women’s perceptions and behaviour in their sexual relationships
The Qurʼan, Women, and Modern Society
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Asgharali Engineer
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Sterling Publishers Pvt. Ltd

Reinterprets divine injunctions from the Quran and traditional practices in Islam in light of the fundamental Islamic values of justice and equality on women's status. This work presents sociopolitical values and medieval social ethos as the origins of repressive practices, discussing controversial issues such as polygamy, and family planning.
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Understanding Islam, 2nd Edition
Language: en
Pages: 448
Authors: Yahiya Emerick
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-11-02 - Publisher: Penguin

An up-close and up-to-date look at an often misunderstood faith. This completely revised and updated guide explores the tenets of the Qu'ran (A.K.A 'Koran'), examines the history of the religion and its relationship to Christianity and Judaism, and features an expanded section on the true story behind 'jihad'. It explores
Islam in the Modern World
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: Jeffrey T. Kenney, Ebrahim Moosa
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-15 - Publisher: Routledge

This comprehensive introduction explores the landscape of contemporary Islam. Written by a distinguished team of scholars, it: provides broad overviews of the developments, events, people and movements that have defined Islam in the three majority-Muslim regions traces the connections between traditional Islamic institutions and concerns, and their modern manifestations and
The Future of Islam
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: John L. Esposito
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-02-04 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

John L. Esposito is one of America's leading authorities on Islam. Now, in this brilliant portrait of Islam today-- and tomorrow-- he draws on a lifetime of thought and research to provide an accurate, richly nuanced, and revelatory account of the fastest growing religion in the world. Here Esposito explores