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Sadiyya Shaikh
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Sufi Narratives of Intimacy: Ibn 'Arab , Gender, and Sexuality

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Thirteenth-century Sufi poet, mystic, and legal scholar Muhyi al-Din ibn al-'Arabi gave deep and sustained attention to gender as integral to questions of human existence and moral personhood. Reading his works through a critical feminist lens, Sa'diyya Shaikh opens fertile spaces in which new and creative encounters with gender justice in Islam can take place. Grounding h...more
ebook, 304 pages
Published March 5th 2012 by University of North Carolina Press
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