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Palgrave Series in Islamic Theology, Law, and History

Constructing a Religiously Ideal ',Believer', and ',Woman', in Islam

Neo-traditional Salafi and Progressive Muslims' Methods of Interpretation

Authors: Duderija, A.

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In this comprehensive study, Adis Duderija examines how Neo Traditional Salafi thought (NTS) and progressive Muslims interpret the normative concepts of 'Believer' and 'Muslim Woman' in contemporary Islam

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Adis Duderija is Visiting Senior Lecturer, Gender Department, University Malaya, Malaysia

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'Adis Duderija has comprehensively captured some of the most recent debates in modern Islamic thought on how foundational religious texts are interpreted. In doing so, he has not only rendered a major service to scholarship but he has also distilled the kinds of life-worlds a variety of contemporary Muslim interpreters foster. He is to be commended for this work that will no doubt spark robust debate.' - Ebrahim Moosa, Professor of Religion & Islamic Studies, Department of Religion, Duke University

'At best, conceptions of the 'ideal' Muslim woman can be inspirational and, at worst, ideological straight-jackets for both real women and for understanding Islam.Adis Duderija does a fine job of exploring the tensions within and between different ideal types and their implications for Muslim women and, let's face it, for men as well.' - Asma Barlas, Professor and Director, Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity, Ithaca College

'This new study by the gifted young scholar, Adis Duderija, substantially raises the bar for all future studies dealing with the issues of fundamentalism, traditionalism, reformism, and authenticity and progress in Muslim thought.' - Khaled Abou El Fadl, Omar and Azmeralda Alfi Professor of Law, Chair of Islamic Studies Program, UCLA School of Law


Table of contents (9 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Duderija, Adis

    Pages 1-23

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  • Genealogy of Debates on the Relative Status and the Authenticity of the Various Sources of Legal Authority in the Sunni Islamic Tradition

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    Pages 25-48

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  • Neotraditional Salafism: Its Main Proponents and Its Manhaj

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    Pages 49-67

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  • The Delineating Features of Premodern Embedded Manahij and Their Interpretational Implications

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    Pages 69-83

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  • NTS Religiously Ideal “Believer” and “Muslim Woman” Concepts

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    Pages 85-115

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Hardcover 93,59 €
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Softcover 90,47 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Constructing a Religiously Ideal ',Believer', and ',Woman', in Islam
Book Subtitle
Neo-traditional Salafi and Progressive Muslims' Methods of Interpretation
Authors
Series Title
Palgrave Series in Islamic Theology, Law, and History
Copyright
2011
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc.
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-33786-2
DOI
10.1057/9780230337862
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-12057-0
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-29876-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 258
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