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Author Hidayatullah, Aysha A., author

Title Feminist edges of the Qur'an / Aysha A. Hidayatullah
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 2014
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Summary This is a study and critique of feminist interpretation of the Qur'an, examining its dynamic challenges to Islamic tradition and contemporary Muslim views of the Qur'an. Hidayatullah analyses major feminist readings of the Qur'an by Muslim women beginning in the late 20th century, synthesizing their common concepts and methods, and tracing their collective trajectory as key to the development of the nascent field of feminist tafsir (exegesis)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on March 17, 2014)
Subject Qurʼan -- Feminist criticism.
Qurʼan -- Hermeneutics.
Feminist criticism.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780199359608 (ebook)