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Author Mahmood, Saba, 1962-2018

Title Politics of piety : the Islamic revival and the feminist subject / Saba Mahmood.

Publication Info. Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, [2005]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  305.4869 M215P    Check Shelf
Description xvi, 233 pages ; 24 cm
Note Based on the author's thesis (Stanford University, 1998).
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [205]-223) and index.
Contents The subject of freedom -- Topography of the piety movement -- Pedagogies of persuasion -- Positive ethics and ritual conventions -- Agency, gender, and embodiment -- Epilogue -- Glossary of commonly used Arabic terms.
Subject Feminism -- Islamic countries.
Muslim women -- Religious life -- Egypt -- Cairo -- Case studies.
Islamic renewal -- Egypt -- Cairo -- Case studies.
Feminism -- Religious aspects -- Islam.
Women in Islam.
Gender identity -- Islamic countries.
ISBN 069108694X cloth alkaline paper
9780691086941 cloth alkaline paper
0691086958 pb alkaline paper
9780691086958 pb alkaline paper
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