Corpus ID: 190915271

Our Moslem Sisters: A Cry of Need from Lands of Darkness Interpreted by Those Who Heard It

  title={Our Moslem Sisters: A Cry of Need from Lands of Darkness Interpreted by Those Who Heard It},
  author={Annie Van Sommer and S. Zwemer},
Lost Voices: Chinese Muslim Modernists and the Issue of Polygamy in the Republican Era
  • B. Chen
  • Political Science
  • International Journal of Asian Studies
  • 2021
Abstract This study brings the voices of Chinese Muslim modernists back into discussions on polygamy in the Republican era. Starting from the late nineteenth century, abolishing the practice ofExpand
Before isis: What Early America Thought of Islam
Early America engaged with Islam through multiple channels. As American missionaries traveled abroad in search of converts, and lived among Muslims, they often viewed the religion and its adherentsExpand
Feminist Blind Spots and the Affect of Secularity: Disorienting the Discourse of the Veil in Contemporary Morocco
  • N. Guessous
  • Sociology
  • Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society
  • 2020
Based on extensive fieldwork with founding members of the Moroccan feminist movement who come out of a leftist political tradition, this article provides an ethnography of leftist feminist aversionExpand
Heat and lust : desire and intimacy across the (post)colonial divide
My thesis focuses on a group of novels dealing with Indo-British interracial marriage, written at the turn of the 20th century. The novels belong to the large corpus of popular literature produced atExpand
The Muslim Veiling: A Symbol of “Oppression” or a Tool of “Liberation”
Abstract: Over the past two decades the practice of Muslim women`s veiling has caught a great of deal of attention of those concerned with women`s rights. Over the years, the debate on the MuslimExpand
Seductions of the “Honor Crime”
The Debate about Gender, Religion, and Rights: Thoughts of a Middle East Anthropologist
  • L. Abu-Lughod
  • PMLA/Publications of the Modern Language Association of America
  • 2006
I want to raise some questions in this essay about the impoverished way debates on the relation among gender, religion, and human rights are often framed. I approach this issue as an anthropologistExpand