Author: Lamya al-Faruqi
Publisher: American Trust Publications (ATP)
Pages: 78 Binding: Paperback
Description from the publisher:
This work of Dr. Faruqi's derives from a collection of her articles in various Islamic, sociological and religious journals. Dr. al-Faruqi brings both a feminine and scholarly approach to the subject, exploring women's issues within an Islamic framework which are neither apologetic nor polemic or rigid and inflexible. Addressed are issues of Women in a Qur'anic Society, Marriage, Extended Family, and comparisons with modern feminist movements.