Women's rights between Islam and the West: a true clash of civilizations?

Costa, Matteo (A.A. 2021/2022) Women's rights between Islam and the West: a true clash of civilizations? Tesi di Laurea in Mediterranean studies, Luiss Guido Carli, relatore Francesca Maria Corrao, pp. 109. [Master's Degree Thesis]

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Islam and civil rights in the Western public discourse. Orientalism, colonialism and feminism. A clash of civilizations? The risk with essentialism. Islam and feminism before Islamic feminism. The birth of feminism in the Islamic world. Women and the national cause in Egypt. Women and Islam. The emergence of the Islamist movement. Islamism, post-Islamism and women. Islamic feminism: what it is and why it is relevant. Islamic feminism–a definition. Islamic feminism and Western feminist political thought. Islamic feminism–its methods and findings. The bases of Islamic feminist thinking. A feminist Qur’anic hermeneutics. Rejecting fathers’ rule. Ontological egality of men and women. Veil, gaze and sexual bodies. Family, marriage and polygyny. Two women= one man?


Bibliografia: pp. 86-94.

Thesis Type: Master's Degree Thesis
Institution: Luiss Guido Carli
Degree Program: Master's Degree Programs > Master's Degree Program in International Relations (LM-62)
Chair: Mediterranean studies
Thesis Supervisor: Corrao, Francesca Maria
Thesis Co-Supervisor: Giordano, Alfonso
Academic Year: 2021/2022
Session: Autumn
Deposited by: Alessandro Perfetti
Date Deposited: 06 Feb 2023 14:06
Last Modified: 06 Feb 2023 14:06
URI: https://tesi.luiss.it/id/eprint/34932


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