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書名 Islam, gender, and democracy in comparative perspective / edited by Jocelyne Cesari and José Casanova
出版項 Oxford, United Kingdom ; New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2017
國際標準書號 9780198788553
9780198842088 (paperback)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 人文社會聯圖  HQ1170 .I7958 2017    在架上    30610020542569
 傅斯年圖書館    處理中  
版本 First edition
說明 x, 309 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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附註 Includes bibliographical references and index
The nexus of religion, gender, and democracy. State, Islam, and gender politics / Jocelyne Cesari ; Catholicism, gender, secularism, and democracy : comparative reflections / José Casanova ; Secularism, gender inequality, and the French state / Joan W. Scott ; Islamic law and Muslim women in modern Indonesia / Robert W. Hefner ; Islamic feminism : national and transnational dimensions / Susanne Schröter -- Localizing the interplays between gender, law, and democracy in different national contexts. Gender roles and political, social, and economic change in Bangladesh and Senegal / Katherine Marshall ; Reforming Muslim family laws in non-Muslim democracies / Yüksel Sezgin ; Law, gender, and nation : Muslim women and the discontents of legal pluralism in India / Vrinda Narain ; Islam, gender, and democracy in Iran / Ziba Mir-Hosseini ; Women's rights and democratization in Morocco and Tunisia / Valentine M. Moghadam ; Making spaces in Malaysia : women's rights and new Muslim religiosities / Maila Stivens
"The relationship between secularism, democracy, religion, and gender equality has been a complex one across Western democracies and still remains contested. When we turn to Muslim countries, the situation is even more multifaceted. In the views of many western commentators, the question of Women Rights is the litmus test for Muslim societies in the age of democracy and liberalism. Especially since the Arab Awakening, the issue is usually framed as the opposition between liberal advocates of secular democracy and religious opponents of women's full equality. Islam, Gender, and Democracy in Comparative Perspective critically re-engages this too simple binary opposition by reframing the debate around Islam and women's rights within a broader comparative literature. Bringing together leading scholars from a range of disciplines, it examines the complex and contingent historical relationships between religion, secularism, democracy, law, and gender equality. Part One addresses the nexus of religion, law, gender, and democracy through different disciplinary perspectives (sociology, anthropology, political science, law). Part Two localizes the implementation of this nexus between law, gender, and democracy and provides contextualized responses to questions raised in Part One. The contributors explore the situation of Muslim women's rights in minority conditions to shed light on the gender politics in the modernization of the nation and to ponder on the role of Islam in gender inequality across different Muslim countries"-- Provided by publisher
Library has: First paperback printing, 2019. FSN
主題 Women -- Islamic countries -- Social conditions
Muslim women -- Social conditions
Democracy -- Islamic countries -- Social conditions
Feminism -- Islamic countries
Alt Author Cesari, Jocelyne, editor
Casanova, José, editor
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