A fascinating look into the world of men and women in Arab and Muslim cultures. Unique perspective... Read morePublished on July 19 2007 by Summar
I liked it. Mernissi gives you an understanind of how hadiths work, shows you proof that Hadith may have been well contaminated with personal bias as well as cultural bias. Read morePublished on March 27 2004 by "aarif1"
I had to read this book for an anthropology class taught by an intelligent but uberfeminist professor. Read morePublished on May 2 2003 by thefrelk
I found the first half of this book to be very well researched, with her logic based on solid foundations. Read morePublished on March 25 2003
I originally bought this book for my thesis. I read it from cover to cover and could not put it down. Read morePublished on Oct. 31 2001 by Hala Innab
I used this book 6 years ago for my thesis on Islam and feminism. It cleared up many preconceptions I had about Muslim women and the religion of Islam itself. Read morePublished on Sept. 30 2001
Fatima Mernissi's book is well-written and thoroughly researched. It also draws on great works of the Islamic past. Read morePublished on Oct. 22 1999
Exactly the title for this book "A feminist Interpretation"
If you are a feminist in the real stretch of the word and you want to sell something to make money from... Read more