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Title: Rebellious Wives, Neglectful Husbands: Controversies in Modern Qur’anic Commentaries

Rebellious Wives, Neglectful Husbands: Controversies in Modern Qur’anic Commentaries

In this book talk, Dr. Hadia Mubarak, author of “Rebellious Wives, Neglectful Husbands: Controversies in Modern Qur’anic Commentaries” explores the impact of modernity on three influential, Sunni Qurʾanic commentaries in the twentieth century and the ways in which colonialism, nationalism, and modernization set into motion new ways of engaging with the subject of women in the Qurʾan.

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