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Negotiating Muslim women's rights and identity in American diaspora space: An Islamic feminist study of Kahf's The Girl in the Tangerine Scarf

Sulaiman, Suraiya and Quayum, Mohammad Abdul and Abdul Manaf, Nor Faridah (2018) Negotiating Muslim women's rights and identity in American diaspora space: An Islamic feminist study of Kahf's The Girl in the Tangerine Scarf. Kemanusiaan, 25 (1). pp. 43-67. ISSN 1394-9330

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Abstract

This paper examines the struggles of a Muslim woman in negotiating her rights, identity and sense of belonging in an American diasporic space.The diasporic space in America has become a platform for Muslim women to negotiate their rights to live as fellow citizens of the USA.

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Additional Information: 4725/63684
Uncontrolled Keywords: Muslim women in the USA, Muslim diaspora, women's rights
Subjects: P Language and Literature > PE English
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes: Kulliyyah of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Human Sciences
Kulliyyah of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Human Sciences > Department of English Language & Literature
Depositing User: Prof. Nor Faridah Abdul Manaf
Date Deposited: 16 May 2018 11:46
Last Modified: 16 May 2018 11:46
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/63684

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