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TWO WOMEN, ONE MAN : KNOWLEDGE, POWER, AND GENDER IN MEDIEVAL SUNNI LEGAL THOUGHT

FADEL MOHAMMAD

TWO WOMEN, ONE MAN : KNOWLEDGE, POWER, AND GENDER IN MEDIEVAL SUNNI LEGAL THOUGHT

by FADEL MOHAMMAD

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Online version of print publication INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MIDDLE EAST STUDIES v.29, no.2 (May 1997) : 185-204.

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For reasons of time this discussion can unfortunately not take place here. See about it: Fadel, Mohammed: Two Women, one Man: Knowledge, Power and Gender in Medieval Sunni Legal Thought, in: International Journal of Middle East Studies, 29 (), pp See Köppel, Pia: unpublished article, without place of publication and without year. one of the two parts of God (according to a Medieval Jewish mystical treatment of God) literally meaning "No End", which is hidden and not accessible to human knowledge. It is also the source in which God's second part, "sefirot, a series of 10 emanations or spheres, flows from. The Ein Sof and the sefirot constitute the upper world of reality.

I Book Reviews Although so much that women in the distant past knew, thought, and did has been lost, the creative and copious efforts of medieval scholars inspired by second-wave feminism have shown that more remains than was ever imagined in the intervening centuries and that questions such as these still produce new knowledge. I. In other cases, the testimony of two women equals that of one man. Financial and legal agency: The classical position According to verse of Islam's sacred text, both men and women have an independent economic position: 'For men is a portion of what they earn, and for women is a portion of what they : David J Strumfels.

Islamic feminism is defined by Islamic scholars as being more radical than secular feminism, and as being anchored within the discourse of Islam with the Quran as its central text. During recent times, the concept of Islamic feminism has grown further with Islamic groups looking to garner support from many aspects of society. "Women, Family, and Gender in Islamic Law", written by a non-Muslim Georgetwon University history professor: Judith Tucker. Chapter titles: Woman as wife and man as husband: making the marital bargain (pre-twentieth-century practices, modern reformers); Woman and man as divorced: asserting rights (the legal tradition; reform); Woman and man as legal subjects .


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TWO WOMEN, ONE MAN : KNOWLEDGE, POWER, AND GENDER IN MEDIEVAL SUNNI LEGAL THOUGHT by FADEL MOHAMMAD Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Find out more about sending content to Google by: Two Women, One Man: Knowledge, Power and Gender in Medieval Sunni Legal Thought Article (PDF Available) in International Journal of Middle East Studies 29(02) April with ReadsAuthor: Mohammad Fadel.

“ Two Women, One Man: Knowledge, Power, and Gender in Medieval Sunni Legal Thought.” International Journal of Middle East Stud no. 2 (): – Fakhro, by: The status of women's testimony in Islam is disputed. Muslim societies' attitudes range from completely rejecting female testimony in certain legal areas, to conditionally accepting it in a discriminatory fashion (half-worth, or with a requirement for supporting male testimony), to completely accepting it without any gender bias.

Mohammed Fadel, “Two Women One Man: Knowledge, Power, and Gender in Medieval Sunni Legal Thought.” Recep Senturk, “Minority Rights in Islam: From Dhimmi to Citizen” Asifa Quraishi, “A Meditation on Mahr, Modernity, and Muslim Marriage Contract Law” *Reflection Assignment 4 FINAL PAPER DUE.

[5] Fadel, Mohammad (), “Two Women, One Man: Knowledge, Power, and Gender in Medieval Sunni Legal Thought”, Int. Middle East Studies [6] ibid [7] Mernissi, Fatima (), Women and Islam: an Historical & Theological Enquiry, Oxford: Basil Blackwell.

[8]ibid [9] PLD () FSC Fadel: " Two Women, One Man: Knowledge, Power, and Gender in Medieval Sunni ONE MAN : KNOWLEDGE Thought", in: " International Journal of Middle East Studies" [ ], vol. 29, no.

2, p ] In other words because women were less active in public and business spheres, they had little knowledge on financial matters due to their inexperience in it.

Mohammad Fadel, “Two Women, One Man: Knowledge, Power, and Gender in Medieval Sunni Legal Thought,” International Journal of Middle East Studies, 29 (), –, points out that according to the jurist al-Qarāfī (d.

), the discrimination against women in Islamic law, where such occurs, is there to discourage the role of women in. Re-reading Muslim Women’s Rights in Bangladesh. Two Women, One Man: Knowledge, Power and Gender in Medieval Sunni Legal Thought medieval Sunni Muslim jurists developed an account of the.

In search of Islamic view of justice on women testimony. “Two Women, One Man: Knowledge, Power, and Gender in Medieval. Sunni Legal Thought”, International Journal of Middle East Studies, 29/2, Al-Ghazali, Muhammad. Qadaya al-Mar’ah bayn al-Taqâlid al-Rakidah wa al-Wafidah. Cairo:Author: Husni Mubarrak.

Two Women, One Man: Knowledge, Power and Gender in Medieval Sunni Legal Thought, 29, 2 International Journal of Middle East Studies (), pp. The Social Logic of Taqlid and the Rise of the Mukhtasar, Islamic Law and Society 3,2 (), pp.

Title: Two Women, One Man: Knowledge, Power, and Gender in Medieval Sunni Legal Thought [analysis of women's varied roles in the "production, reproduction, and application" of law as reflected both in exegesis and jurisprudence].

(3.) Examples include Mohammad Fadel, "Two Women, One Man: Knowledge, Power, and Gender in Medieval Sunni Legal Thought," International Journal of Middle East Studies 29 (): ; and Khaled Abou El Fadl, Speaking in God's Name (Oxford: Oneworld, ).

(4.). If there are not two men, then a man and two women from among such as are acceptable to you as witnesses, so that if one them should err, the other can remind her Mohammed Fadel, "Two Women, One Man" "Two Women, One Man: Knowledge, Power, and Gender in Medieval Sunni Legal Thought," Mohammed Fadel, IJMES, Sunni Islam (/ ˈ s uː n i, ˈ s ʊ n i /) is the largest denomination of Islam, followed by 87–90% of the world's Muslims.

Its name comes from the word sunnah, referring to the behaviour of the Islamic prophet Muhammad. The differences between Sunni and Shia Muslims arose from a disagreement over the succession to Muhammad and subsequently acquired broader political.

Mohammad Fadel, “Two Women, One Man: Knowledge, Power, and Gender in Medieval Sunni Legal Thought,” International Journal of Middle East Stud 2 (), [73] Fakhr al-Din al-Razi.

Mafatih al-Ghayb verse In neither of these two examples is the man's word equivalent to that of two women. See also, on this issue, Mohammad Fadel's article in the International Journal of Middle East Studies, Maytitled "Two Women, One Man: Knowledge, Power and Gender in.

Similarly, omission of consideration of Fadel's article from the section on the evidentiary value of women's testimony is a piety (Fadel, "Two Women, One Man: Knowledge, Power and Gender in Medieval Sunni Legal Thought", IJpp.

12 Hallaq, History, p. commenting on Shahrur's al-ICitab wa'l-Qur'an: Qira'a Mu`asira Author: Lynn Welchman. In summary, Sunni legal schools premise gender determination on the basis of a gender binary—that is, the principle that all individuals are, in essence, either male or female—and that the task at hand with respect to a khunthā is determining to which of the two genders he or she properly belongs.

The principal means by which this was done Reviews: Sources of influence. There are four sources of influence under Islam for Muslim women.

The first two, the Quran and Hadiths, are considered primary sources, while the other two are secondary and derived sources that differ between various Muslim sects and schools of Islamic secondary sources of influence include ijma, qiyas and, in forms such as.

The Quran declares that men and women are equal in the eyes of God; man and woman were created to be equal parts of a pair (). The Quran describes the relationship between men and women as one of “love and mercy” (). Men and women are to be like “members of one another” (), like each other’s garment ().The study of women in Islam investigates the role status of women within the religion of Islam.

The complex relationship between women and Islam is defined by both Islamic texts and the history and culture of the Muslim world. Sharia (Islamic law) provides for differences between women's and men's roles, rights, and obligations.

Majority Muslim countries give women .b. Sunni Muslims (like the former leader of Iraq, Saddam Hussein) are more tolerant of different opinions than are other Muslim groups. c. Most Muslims are Shiite Arabs who are strong backers of equal rights for women, unlike non-Arab Sunni Muslims.

d. Shiites dominate the politics of most Muslim countries. e.