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amina wadud: "Is there a Place for Feminism in the House of Islam?"
Dr. amina wadud is a world renowned scholar and activist with a focus on Islam, justice, gender and sexuality.
At the close of the 20th century the dominant models of Islam and of feminism excluded any possibility of their reconciliation. So much has changed since the new millennium. Now there is a dynamic and rich interrogation of both Islam and feminism under the theme of Islamic feminism. It is both methodology and praxis. It has engaged both academics and activist. Together they forge a new path to challenge entrenched notions of gender as an instrument of state and religion. This talkView more
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