Feminism and Islam

Monday, December 1, 2003 - 11:06 a.m.
Feminism and Islam

A panel joins Diane to talk about the struggle for women's rights in Islamic countries and how this effort compares with Western notions of Feminism.

A panel joins Diane to talk about the struggle for women's rights in Islamic countries and how this effort compares with Western notions of Feminism.

Guests

Nayereh Tohidi

associate professor of women's studies, California State University, Northridge

Sima Wali

president, Refugee Women and Development

Maysam al-Faruqi

prof of Islamic Studies, Georgetown University

Caryle Murphy

reporter, "Washington Post" and author of "Passion for Islam"

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