Living Out Islam: Voices of Gay, Lesbian, and Transgender Muslims

Living Out Islam: Voices of Gay, Lesbian, and Transgender Muslims

By: Scott Siraj al-Haqq Kugle (author)Paperback

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* "An indispensible chapter." - Omid Safi, University of North Caroline at Chapel Hill "An excellent contribution to the emerging literature on LBGTQ Muslims...I was riveted." - Aminia Wadud, Starr King School for the Ministry

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About Author

Scott Siraj al-Haqq Kugle is Associate Professor in the Department of Middle East and South Asian Studies at Emory University. His previous books include Rebel between Spirit and Law: Ahmad Zarruq, Juridical Sainthood and Authority in Islam; Sufis and Saints' Bodies: Mysticism, Corporeality and Sacred Power in Islamic Culture; and Homosexuality in Islam: Critical Reflection on Gay, Lesbian, and Transgender Muslims.

Contents

Preface and Acknowledgments Introduction 1. Engaging Religious Tradition 2. Challenging Family and Community 3. Adapting Religious Politics 4. Adjusting Secular Politics 5. Forging Minority Alliances 6. Journeying toward Individual Identity ConclusionAppendix Glossary of Terms Notes Bibliography Index About the Author

Product Details

  • publication date: 06/12/2013
  • ISBN13: 9781479894673
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 275
  • ID: 9781479894673
  • weight: 431
  • ISBN10: 1479894672

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