Jamaat-e-Islami women in Pakistan : vanguard of a new modernity?

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Full title: Jamaat-e-Islami women in Pakistan : vanguard of a new modernity? / Amina Jamal.
Main author: Jamal, Amina.
Format: Book           
Edition: First edition.


Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: transnational identities and religious-political modernities
  • Newly emerging subjects: feminism, Islamic feminism, and post-Islamic feminism
  • The spaces of the public-religious
  • Politics of morality
  • Vanguard of a new modernity?: cultural politics in a postcolonial state
  • Gender and development and its discontents: Jamaat women and the "woman question" in Pakistan
  • To forbid evil and enjoin virtue: creating moral citizens
  • Conclusion: gendered selves, modernist trajectories, and community building.