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Divine Words, Female Voices: Muslima Explorations in Comparative Feminist Theology

Jerusha Tanner Lamptey

Abstract

Interreligious feminist engagement is a legitimate and vital resource for Muslim women scholars seeking to articulate egalitarian interpretations of Islamic traditions and practices. Acknowledging very real challenges within interreligious feminist engagement, Divine Words, Female Voices: Muslima Explorations in Comparative Feminist Theology uses the method of comparative feminist theology to skillfully navigate these challenges, avoid impositions of absolute similarity, and propose new, constructive insights in Muslima theology. Divine Words, Female Voices reorients the comparative theologica ... More

Keywords: Islamic feminism, feminist theology, comparative theology, Divine Word, Muslima theology, Qur’an, Jesus Christ, interreligious engagement, constructive theology, female

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2018 Print ISBN-13: 9780190653378
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2018 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780190653378.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Jerusha Tanner Lamptey, author
Assistant Professor of Islam and Ministry, Union Theological Seminary