Engaging Feminist Ideas: Islamic Family Law

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The relationship between western feminism and Muslim women’s human rights is complicated by the history of colonialism, as well as the so-called “war on terror,” but these factors do not ultimately limit the ways that Muslim women use feminist critique to argue for women’s human rights within Islamic contexts. These women (p. 835) have rejected the idea that women’s human rights are a strictly secular construct تفسير الاحلام. While some Muslim women have embraced apologetic strategies—such as claiming that in … Continue reading “Engaging Feminist Ideas: Islamic Family Law”