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Author Rhouni, Raja.

Title Secular and Islamic feminist critiques in the work of Fatima Mernissi / by Raja Rhouni
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 296 pages)
Series Women and gender: the Middle East and the Islamic world, 1570-7628 ; v. 9
Women and gender, the Middle East and the Islamic world ; v. 9
Contents PREFACE; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; Introduction Mernissi as a Point of Entry into Islamic Feminism; PART ONE MERNISSI'S SECULAR CRITIQUE: WRITING THE GENDERED SUBALTERN HISTORY OF MOROCCO; Chapter One Multiple-Front Postcolonial Feminist Critique; Chapter Two A Subaltern Critic Unveils the Intersection between Gender and Class Biases in Modernization Policies; Chapter Three Decentering Feminism, Demystifying the Harem, and Revising 'Muslim History'; PART TWO BETWEEN SECULARIST AND ISLAMIC FEMINISM; Chapter Four The Secularist Moment; Chapter Five Revisiting Islam from 'Within'
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-285) and index
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Subject Mernissi, Fatima -- Criticism and interpretation.
Feminism -- Religious aspects -- Islam.
Feminist theory.
Feminists -- Morocco.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2009040864
ISBN 1282602942
9047429605 (electronic bk.)
9789047429609 (electronic bk.)
(hbk. ; alk. paper)
(hbk. ; alk. paper)