Women & Gender in Islam

Long Title: 
Women and Gender in Philosophy and Religion: 'Women and Gender in Islam'
Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2021
Subject Name: 
Gender Studies
Course Number: 
210SL
Institution: 
Mount Holyoke College
This course will examine a range of ways in which Islam has constructed women--and women have constructed Islam. We will study concepts of gender as they are reflected in classical Islamic texts, as well as different aspects of the social, economic, political, and ritual lives of women in various Islamic societies.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Crosslisted Section ID: 
115315,115534
Link to Campus Courses
Schedule #: 
115534
Course Meets Between: 
08/30/2021
And: 
12/13/2021

Course Sections

Women & Gender in Islam
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 Amina Steinfels asteinfe@mtholyoke.edu TTH 01:45PM-03:00PM Reese 302