FATIMA MERNISSI BEYOND THE VEIL PDF

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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Drawing on popular source materials, Mernissi explores the disorienting effects of modern life on male-female relations, looks at the male-female unit as a basic element of the structure of the Muslim system, and shows us the sexual dynamics of the Muslim world.

Beyond the Veil: Male-female Dynamics in Modern Muslim Society – Fatima Mernissi – Google Books

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Women’s oppression, she maintains, is due to the mernisai manipulation of religion by powerseeking, archaic Muslim male elites. Other editions – View all Beyond the Veil: 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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Beyond the Veil

Search by title, author, keyword or ISBN. References to this book Thinking about Women: Indiana University PressJan 1, – Religion – pages. In her new introduction, she argues that women’s invasion of the plus Arab satellite channels in the twenty-first century, as show anchors and film and video stars, thee her theory that Islam as a religion celebrates female power. 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.

Andersen Snippet view – Andersen Snippet view – Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. If Muslims want gender equality mernisssi justice, they have to work for it. In Beyond the Veil, Fatima Mernissi argues that the Islamic view of women as active sexual beings resulted in stricter regulation and control of women’s sexuality, which Muslim theorists classically regarded as a threat to civilized society.

Account Options Sign in. An expanded and updated edition of this classic study 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.

Quite the contrary, it affirms the potential equality between the fatlma. Drawing on popular source materials, Mernissi explores the mernixsi effects of modern life on male-female relations, looks at the male-female unit as a basic element of the structure of the Muslim world. Mernissi explains in her book that early Muslim scholars portrayed women as aggressive hunters who forced men, reduced to weak hunted victims, to control women by imposing requirements such as veiling, which confined women to the private space.

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Introduction to Beyond the Veil by Fatema Mernissi | A Year of Feminist Classics

Internationally renowned sociologist Fatima Mernissi argues that many Muslim scholars The Meaning of Spatial Boundaries. No eBook available Amazon. Other editions – View all Beyond the Veil: Male-female Dynamics in Modern Muslim Society.

Account Options Sign in. Muslim Women and Fundamentalism: A Note to the Western Reader. Affiliate Program Join our affiliate program and earn commissions by linking to our titles on your site! Selected pages Title Page. References to this book Thinking about Women: Her many previous books include” Beyond the Veil. Indiana University Press Amazon.

References to this book Thinking about Women: Sex and Marriage Before Islam. Join our email list. Receive email notifications on new books and special sales.