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TSOC 555 Sociology of Gender
Dr. Natalie Jolly
This project is a quick review and analysis of different socio-cultural impacts that influence the formation of a Muslim woman’s identity through the embodiment of womanhood and motherhood. I will argue that the self-determination of a Muslim woman’s body and autonomous social identity is highly influenced by their cultural and economic notions of self; the ground, based on which their emancipation can be better paved.
Muslim women, embodiment, motherhood, womanhood, autonomy, self-determination, Islamic culture, identity, body as a spatial scale, feminist geography, cultural sociology, religiosity
Arabic Studies | Ethics in Religion | Family, Life Course, and Society | Gender and Sexuality | Human Geography | Islamic Studies | Other Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies | Other Languages, Societies, and Cultures | Religious Thought, Theology and Philosophy of Religion | Social and Cultural Anthropology | Sociology of Culture | Women's Studies
OMRANI, SHADYAR, "Muslim Woman:Heavenly Body, Communal Autonomy" (2020). Gender & Sexuality Studies Student Work Collection. 48.
Arabic Studies Commons, Ethics in Religion Commons, Family, Life Course, and Society Commons, Gender and Sexuality Commons, Human Geography Commons, Islamic Studies Commons, Other Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Commons, Other Languages, Societies, and Cultures Commons, Religious Thought, Theology and Philosophy of Religion Commons, Social and Cultural Anthropology Commons, Sociology of Culture Commons, Women's Studies Commons