Women in the Quran, traditions, and interpretation
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Women in the Quran, traditions, and interpretation / Barbara Freyer Stowasser.
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By telling the stories of women in Qur'an and interpretation, the author introduces Islamic doctrine and its past and present socio-economic and political applications. She establishes the link between the female figure as cultural symbol, and Islamic self-perceptions from the beginning to the present time.
New York ; Oxford :
Oxford University Press,
Includes bibliographical references and index.