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Politics of Piety

The Islamic Revival and the Feminist Subject

by Saba Mahmood

  • 161 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Princeton University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Islamic Studies,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Sociology,
  • Islamic countries,
  • Egypt,
  • Social Science,
  • Religious life,
  • Islamic renewal,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Anthropology,
  • Gender Studies,
  • Middle Eastern Studies,
  • Religion,
  • Social Science / Islamic Studies,
  • Case studies,
  • Cairo,
  • Feminism,
  • Muslim women

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7757958M
    ISBN 10069108694X
    ISBN 109780691086941

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Drawing on this ethnography, the book interrogates the liberal and secular epistemologies that inform dominant understandings of modern Islamic politics. The Politics Of Piety book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5. This essay is a reflection on Saba Mahmood’s book, The Politics of Piety, The Islamic Revival and the Feminist Subject () which analyzes conceptions of self, agency, and politics among the female practitioners of Da‘wa, or women’s mosque movement, in Egypt.

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