Chapter 36. An Islamic Critique of Patriarchy: Mawlana Sayyed Kalbe Sadiq's Approach to Gender Relations

  1. Ibrahim M. Abu-Rabi'
  1. Yoginder Sikand

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996188.ch37

The Blackwell Companion to Contemporary Islamic Thought

The Blackwell Companion to Contemporary Islamic Thought

How to Cite

Sikand, Y. (2006) An Islamic Critique of Patriarchy: Mawlana Sayyed Kalbe Sadiq's Approach to Gender Relations, in The Blackwell Companion to Contemporary Islamic Thought (ed I. M. Abu-Rabi'), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996188.ch37

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:

  • gender relations;
  • traditional Maja―Lis;
  • social justice;
  • human sciences;
  • misogynist

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Kalbe Sadiq: A Mawlana With a Difference

  • Sadiq on the “Women's Question”

  • Sadiq's Qur’anic Hermeneutics

  • Critique of Misogynist so-called Ahadith

  • A Gender-Just Qur’anic Exegesis

  • The Ideal Islamic Family

  • Conclusion