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Author: Yvonne Yazbeck Haddad,John L. Esposito
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Title: Daughters of Abraham: Feminist Thought in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam
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Publisher: University Press of Florida; 1st edition (October 9, 2002)
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Daughters of Abraham: Feminist Thought in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam by Yvonne Yazbeck Haddad,John L. Esposito



Important for a general audience interested in women and religion, this book will be especially valuable to scholars in the fields of feminist theology, comparative religion, and interfaith studies.

In a second factor analysis, we re-analyze the question of Islam and feminism, based on an analysis of all respondents from the World Values Survey. The Muslim population covered in this survey comprises representatives of 6. % of the Muslim population of our globe. Expanded Ed Bibliogr.

-Tamara Sonn, College of William and Mary. Important for a general audience interested in women and religion, this book will be especially valuable to scholars in the fields of feminist theology, comparative religion, and interfaith studies.

Daughters of Abraham: Feminist Thought in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. Indispensable for those seeking to understand feminist theology. Yvonne Yazbeck Haddad is professor of history and of Islam and Christian-Muslim relations at Georgetown University. John L. Esposito is professor of religion and international affairs and professor of Islamic studies at Georgetown University. Theology/Interfaith Studies/Women’s Studies.

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Muslims-United States I. Haddad, Yvonne Yazbeck. II. Esposito, John L. BP67. 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 Printed in the United States of America on acid-free paper. She is the author of Daughters of Another Path: Experiences of American Women Choosing Islam. ROBERT DANNIN is an adjunct professor of Metropolitan Studies at New York. Islam is the fastest growing religion in America and in Europe. The situation is complicated by the historical relationship between Islam and Christianity, especially between the West and Muslim societies, which includes everything from memories of the Crusades and European colonialism to what many perceive as the distorted image of Islam projected by Orientalist scholarship and the media, and finally to the hegemony and anti-Islamic policies of the West, in particular the United.

Yvonne Yazbeck Haddad (born in Syria in 1935) is Professor of the History of Islam and Christian–Muslim Relations at the Prince Alwaleed Center for Musli. Daughters of Abraham: Feminist Thought in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam.

Daughters of Abraham: Feminist Thought in Judaism, Christianity and Islam. Then discuss prayer and praxis in your own tradition and how they shape your life. What interesting comparisons can you draw?

Personal Name: Haddad, Yvonne Yazbeck, 1935-. Personal Name: Esposito, John L. Rubrics: Women in Islam Muslim women Social conditions Sex role Religious aspects Islam. On this site it is impossible to download the book, read the book online or get the contents of a book. The administration of the site is not responsible for the content of the site. The data of catalog based on open source database. All rights are reserved by their owners.

"Indispensable for those seeking to understand feminist theology. Jewish, Christian, and Muslim women share the historical reality of having been silent partners in their own traditions. By bringing their stories together, <i>Daughters of Abraham</i> suggests that they can forge a future characterized by mutual support based on a common bond."--Tamara Sonn, College of William and Mary

Important for a general audience interested in women and religion, this book will be especially valuable to scholars in the fields of feminist theology, comparative religion, and interfaith studies.Based on the premise that women’s struggles to have their voices heard are shared throughout the monotheisms, these essays offer new insights into the traditions of three religions during the past century. Six scholars engage in dialogue with their own faith communities, reflecting on their scripture and theology in order to understand the process by which women have been constrained within the patriarchal teachings of the religion. Looking at texts and narratives long utilized to keep women within boundaries, they open up the scriptures and traditions to a feminist interpretation of the historical teachings of their faiths.

CONTENTSWomen, Religion, and Empowerment, by John L. Esposito1. Settling at Beer-lahai-roi, by Amy-Jill Levine2. Hearing Hannah's Voice: The Jewish Feminist Challenge and Ritual Innovation, by Leila Gal Berner3. The Influence of Feminism on Christianity, by Alice L. Laffey4. Christian Feminist Theology: History and Future, by Rosemary Radford Ruether5. Hagar: A Historical Model for "Gender Jihad," by Hibba Abugideiri6. Rethinking Women and Islam, by Amira El-Azhary Sonbol

Yvonne Yazbeck Haddad is professor of history and of Islam and Christian-Muslim relations at Georgetown University. John L. Esposito is professor of religion and international affairs and professor of Islamic studies at Georgetown University.Theology/Interfaith Studies/Women’s Studies