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Title Women in Islam [electronic resource] / Diane Andrews Henningfeld, book editor.
Publication Info. Detroit : Greenhaven Press, c2011.

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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOK-Opposing Viewpoints In Context    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 116 p. ; 24 cm.
Series Opposing Viewpoints In Context
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 103-107) and index.
Contents Women in Islam : an overview / Priscilla Offenhauer -- Muslim women should not be stereotyped / Mona Eltahawy -- Muslim women need their rights to be recognized / Katha Pollitt -- Western women in Muslim lands lose their rights / Judy Bachrach -- Islam favors women / Syafa Almirzanah -- The Islamic legal code harms women / M.A. Khan -- The Quoran protects women's rights / Khalida Tanvir Syed -- Many Muslim girls endure female circumcision / Thomas von der Osten-Sacken and Thomas Uwer -- Muslims must reject violence against women / Mohamed Hagmagid Ali -- Muslim women are the victims of honor killings / Tarek Fatah -- Muslim women's religious dress should be banned in public / Saira Khan -- A ban on Muslim women's religious dress is discriminatory / Human Rights Watch -- Muslim women's religious dress is a symbol of liberation, not oppression / Warina Sushil A. Jukuy.
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Subject Muslim women -- Juvenile literature.
Muslim women -- Conduct of life -- Juvenile literature.
Women -- Religious aspects -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Henningfeld, Diane Andrews.
Opposing Viewpoints In Context
ISBN 9780737749045 (hardcover)
9780737749052 (pbk.)
OCLC # sseb_ssj0000919860
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