RELIGION 496 - Gender and Sexuality in Pre-Modern Islam
Section: 001
Term: FA 2010
Subject: Religion (RELIGION)
Department: LSA Studies in Religion
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Advisory Prerequisites:
Students should preferably have had one course in Islamic Studies.
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Taught in English.
May not be repeated for credit.
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Explores Muslim constructions of gender and sexuality in the pre-modern era (600-1700 CE). It integrates issues of sexuality and gender, bringing to bear on each other the ways in which masculinity and femininity were intimately constructed within the project of Islam.

RELIGION 496 - Gender and Sexuality in Pre-Modern Islam
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001 (LEC)
MW 2:30PM - 4:00PM
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ISBN: 9780520242623
Women with mustaches and men without beards : gender and sexual anxieties of Iranian modernity, Author: Najmabadi, Afsaneh, 1946-, Publisher: University of California Press 2005
ISBN: 9780195084801
Women in the Qur'an, traditions, and interpretation, Author: Stowasser, Barbara Freyer, 1935-, Publisher: Oxford University Press 1994
ISBN: 9780201523218
The veil and the male elite : a feminist interpretation of women's rights in Islam, Author: Mernissi, Fatima., Publisher: Addison-Wesley Pub. Co 1991
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