Chapter 34. Muslim Feminist Debates on the Question of Headscarf in Contemporary Turkey

  1. Ibrahim M. Abu-Rabi'
  1. Ayşe Kadıoğlu

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996188.ch35

The Blackwell Companion to Contemporary Islamic Thought

The Blackwell Companion to Contemporary Islamic Thought

How to Cite

Kadıoğlu, A. (2007) Muslim Feminist Debates on the Question of Headscarf in Contemporary Turkey, in The Blackwell Companion to Contemporary Islamic Thought (ed I. M. Abu-Rabi'), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996188.ch35

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405121743

Online ISBN: 9780470996188

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Keywords:

  • headscarf;
  • religious women;
  • femininity;
  • utilitarian;
  • paradox

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Headscarf: A Symbol of Backwardness?

  • Accounts of Women

  • Conclusion