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Module Reading List

Women, Culture and Islam, 2017/18
Samar Al-Afandi
s.al-afandi@leeds.ac.uk
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Fatima Mernissi (1991)Women and Islam : an historical and theological enquiry , Blackwell, Oxford.

Fatima Mernissi (1993) The forgotten queens of Islam , Polity, Cambridge. Chapter 6 available as an Online Course Reading in the VLE .

Fatima Mernissi (2005) Historical and theoretical perspectives. In Moghissi, Haideh (ed). Women and Islam: critical concepts in sociology. London: Routledge. Chapter 1 available as an Online Course Reading in the VLE .

Leila Ahmed (1992) Women and gender in Islam , Yale University Press, London. 

Hala Afshar (199) Islam and Feminism an Iranian case-study , Macmillan, London..

Margot Badran (1995) Feminist, Islam, and nation: gender and the making of Egypt , Princeton University Press, New Jersey.

Margot Badran (2009) Feminism in Islam: secular and religious convergences, Oneworld, Richmond.

Asma Barlas, (2002) Believing women in Islam: understanding patriarchal interpretations of the Quran, University of Texas Press, Austin. 

Haideh Moghissi (1999) Feminism and Islamic fundamentalism: the limits of postmodern analysis , Zed Books, London. Chapter 7 available as an Online Course Reading in the VLE .

Fadwa el Guindi, (1999) Veil : modesty, privacy and resistance , Berg Publications, Oxford.

Haideh Moghissi (2005) (ed) Women and Islam: critical concpets in sociology, Routledge, London.

John L. Esposito (1982) Women in Muslim family law, Syracuse University Press, New York.

Yvonne Yazbeck Haddad, and John L. Esposito (1998) Islam, gender, & social change, Oxford University Press, Oxford.

Ramadan, Said (1970) Islamic law: its scope and equity. Geneva: S.N. Chapter 3 available as an Online Course Reading in the VLE .

Ramadan, Tariq (2009) Radical reform: Islamic ethics and liberation. New York: Oxford University Press. Chapter 13 available as an Online Course Reading in the VLE .

This list was last updated on 25/01/2011