ARABIC TRANSLATION: RETHINKING MUSLIM WOMEN AND THE VEIL: Challenges Historical and Modern
by Katherine Bullock
This book offers a powerful critique of
the Western notion that the hijab, the veil, is a symbol of Muslim women's
oppression. The author examines the views of feminist scholars who offer a
variety of interpretations of the Islamic guidelines regarding hijab and
discusses the view that women only wear hijab because they are being subjugated
Click here to read a review in the Arabic newspaper Asharq Al-Awsat (external link).