Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Culture, 1st Edition

  • Afsaneh Najmabadi
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  • ISBN-10: 9047403789
  • ISBN-13: 9789047403784
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 3673 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released December 2008
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007

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Overview

Focuses on women and the civilizations and societies in which Islam has played a historic role. Surveys all facets of life (society, economy, politics, religion, the arts, popular culture, sports, health, science, medicine, environment, and so forth) of women in these societies.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Editorial.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
List of Illustrations.
List of Contributors.
Acknowledgments.
Introduction.
1: Methodologies, Paradigms and Sources for Studying Women and Islamic Cultures: Thematic Entries.
2: Rise of Islam: 6th to 9th Century.
3: Andalusian Literature: 9th to 15th Century.
4: Crusade Literature: 9th to 15th Century.
5: Turkic Dynasties: 9th to 15th Century.
6: Islamic Biographical Dictionaries: 9th to 10th Century.
7: Islamic Biographical Dictionaries: 11th to 15th Century.
8: Legal and Jurisprudential Literature: 9th to 15th Century.
9: Literature: 9th to 15th Century.
10: The Spread of Islam in Southeast Asia: 15th to Mid-18th Century.
11: The Spread of Islam in China: 7th to Mid-17th Century.
12: Mughal India: 15th to Mid-18th Century.
13: Ottoman Empire: 15th to Mid-18th Century.
14: Central Asia: 15th to Mid-18th Century.
15: Safavid Iran: 16th to Mid-18th Century.
16: Sub-Saharan Africa: 15th to Early 18th Century.
17: Colonialism: 18th to Early 20th Century.
18: Caucasus: Mid-18th to Early 20th Century.
19: History of Islam in China: Mid-18th to Early 20th Century.
20: Muslim Communities in China: Mid-18th to Early 20th Century.
21: Eastern Turkestan: Mid-18th to Late 20th Century.
22: Malay World: 18th to Early 20th Century.
23: Ottoman Arab Region: Mid-18th to Early 20th Century.
24: Women in the Ottoman World: Mid-18th to Early 20th Century.
25: Morocco: Mid-18th to Early 20th Century.
26: Qājār Iran: Mid-18th to Early 20th Century.
27: South Asia: Mid-18th to Early 20th Century.
28: Sub-Saharan Africa: Mid-18th to Early 20th Century.
29: North America: Early 20th Century to Present.
30: Arab States Overview: Early 20th Century to Present.
31: Egypt: Early 20th Century to Present.
32: North Africa: Early 20th Century to Present.
33: Arabian Peninsula: Early 20th Century to Present.
34: Jordan, Israel, and Palestine: Early 20th Century to Present.
35: Malaysia and Singapore: Early 20th Century to Present.
36: Philippines, Thailand, Singapore, Burma, Cambodia, Laos: Early 20th Century to Present.
37: Indonesia: Early 20th Century to Present.
38: Islam in Southeast Asia: Early 20th Century to Present.
39: Eastern Europe: Early 20th Century to Present.
40: Iran: Early 20th Century to Present.
41: Afghanistan: 19th and 20th Centuries.
42: Soviet Central Asia and Azerbaijan: 1917–1991.
43: Central Asia: Post-Soviet Period.
44: South Asia: Early 20th Century to Present.
45: Sub-Saharan Africa: Early 20th Century to Present.
46: Turkey: Early 20th Century to Present.
47: Western Europe: 1945 to Present.
48: Methodologies, Paradigms and Sources for Studying Women and Islamic Cultures: Disciplinary Entries.
49: Anthropology.
50: Art and Architecture.
51: Demography.
52: Economics.
53: Folklore.
54: Geography.
55: History: Middle East and North Africa.
56: History: East, South, and Southeast Asia.
57: History of Science.
58: Islamic Studies.
59: Legal Studies.
60: Linguistics.
61: Literary Studies.
62: Oral History.
63: Orientalism.
64: Philosophy.
65: Political Science.
66: Population and Health Studies.
67: Sexualities and Queer Studies.
68: Religious Studies.
69: Euro-American Women's Studies and Islamic Cultures.
70: Women's Studies/Gender Studies.
Illustrations.
71: Women and Islamic Cultures: A Bibliography of Books and Articles in European Languages since 1993.
72: Introduction to the Bibliography.
73: Contents.
74: Bibliography.
Name Index to the Bibliography.
Subject Index to the Bibliography.
75: Indices to the Encyclopedia.
76: Introduction to the Indices.
Vol 1: Name Index to the Encyclopedia.
Vol 1: Subject Index to the Encyclopedia.
Back Cover.