Maryam Jameelah





Maryam Jameelah

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born
in New York, The United States
May 23, 1934

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Maryam Jameelah (b. May 23, 1934) is an author of over thirty books on Islamic culture and history and a prominent female voice for conservative Islam. Born, Margret Marcus, in New York to a non-observant Jewish family, she explored Judaism and other faiths during her teens before converting to Islam in 1961 and emigrating to Pakistan. She is married to, and has five children, with Muhammad Yusuf Khan, a leader in the Jamaat-e-Islami political party, and resides in the city of Lahore.

Jameelah was born Margeret Marcus in New Rochelle, New York, to parents of Jewish German descent, and spent her early years in Westchester. As a child, Marcus was psychologically and socially ill at ease with her surroundings, and her mother described her as br...more


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Islam and Modernism
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Islam Mencabar
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Quest For The Truth: Memoir...
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Why I Embrace Islam
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Islam dan Orientalisme
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The Feminist Movement and t...
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Islam In Theory And Practice
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