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Vol 12, No 1-2 (2016)

Special Issue: Muslim Women, Activism, and Contexts of Religious Authority

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Guest Editor: Marcia K. Hermansen

Table of Contents


Critical Issues: Women, Authority, and Improved Knowledge PDF
Ulrika Mårtensson , Marcia K. Hermansen 1-6


Muslim Women, Activism, and Contexts of Religious Authority PDF
Marcia K. Hermansen 7-12

Articles: Women

A Compressed Identity: Self-Identification of Intellectual Muslim Women in Turkey PDF
H. Şule Albayrak 13-35
Polish Tatar Women as Official Leaders of Muslim Religious Communities and the Sources of their Authority PDF
Agata S. Nalborczyk 37-54
Contemporary Forms of Female Islamic Leadership, Activism, and Interpretation in Morocco PDF
Doris H. Gray 55-76
Women’s ijtihād as a Strategy for Liberation: Emancipatory Interpretations within the Women’s Section of the al Adl wal Ihsane (The Justice and Spirituality) Movement in Morocco PDF
Merieme Yafout 77-99
Female Activism and Leadership through Social Media in Egypt during the Arab Spring: Nawara Negm’s Blog PDF
Samar Barghouthi 101-137


A Survey of the Active Intellect in Transcendent Theosophy PDF
Maryam Salem , Maryam Kheradmand 139-163
Australia’s Indigenous Peoples and Islam: Philosophical and Spiritual Convergences between Belief Structures PDF
Abu Bakr Sirajuddin Cook , Salih Yucel 165-185
Guides to Faith: Conscriptionist Education and Islamic Thought PDF
Timothy Gutmann 187-210

Book Reviews

The Republic Unsettled: Muslim French and the Contradictions of Secularism, by Mayanthi L. Fernando PDF
Frank Peter 211-223
Routledge Handbook on Early Islam edited by Herbert Berg PDF
Johanne Louise Christiansen 224-228
Muslims in Eastern Europe, by Egdūnas Račius PDF
Cecilie Endresen 229-232
The al-Ghazali Enigma and Why Shari‘a is Not Islamic Law, by Haifaa G. Khalafallah PDF
Uriya Shavit 233-235


Dr. Arthur Buehler obituary PDF
Marcia K. Hermansen 237

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