Title, Islam Versus the West Issue 81 of Ishaat-e-Islam Trust publications. Author, Maryam Jameelah. Edition, 2. Publisher, Markazi Mataba Islami, Maryam Jameelah (May 23, – October 31, ) was an American- Pakistani author of over thirty books on Islamic culture and history and a prominent female voice for conservative and fundamentalist Islam, known for her disparaging writings about the West. . Islam versus Ahl al-Kitab: past and present; Islam versus the West; Islamic. Get this from a library! Islam versus the West,. [Maryam Jameelah].

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This page was last edited on 1 Decemberat Baker raises pertinent questions to get rid of the simplistic view of the relationship between the so-called Islam and the West: Perhaps, one day it will all be clear.

Islam Versus The West by Maryam Jameelah

All of her criticism on western culture and its impacts on Muslim world are derived from her reading of maryaj own life. English Choose a language for shopping.

Bader13sa marked it as to-read Apr 04, Did she mislead her readers through the book? Sulaika marked it as to-read Nov 24, She is married to, and has five children, with Muhammad Yusuf Maryam Jameelah b.

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She was married to and had five children with Muhammad Yusuf Khan, a leader in the Jamaat-e-Islami political party, and resided in the city of Lahore. BOTH decision and timing are scarcely believable and will surely give more ammunition to those quarters denouncing Jameelah regards these years —64 to be the formative period of her life during which she matured and began her life’s work as a Muslim defender of conservative Islam.

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ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Paperbackpages. For her, Islam was that gives more meaningful life, purpose and value. Such a limited notion of individual freedom would mean little to those who had difficulty putting food on the table.

Islam Versus The West

In the summer ofshe suffered another nervous breakdown and fell into despair and exhaustion. Another source describes her interests as moving from Holocaust photographs,” to “Palestinian suffering, then a Zionist youth group and, ultimately, fundamentalist Jameeelah. Baker has been fairly thoughtful and balanced in her treatment of characters and their views.

She is married to, and has five children, with Muhammad Yusuf Khan, a leader in the Jamaat-e-Islami political party, and resides in the city of Lahore.

Muda Bentara rated it liked it Feb 03, But for her, it was not about forsaking Judaism. Nafisah rated it it was amazing Feb 05, Thaha hussein was another figure from Islamic society who was criticised by her. She cited that the feminists wish to distort the very characteristics which make man human and undermine the foundation of all his relationships and social ties. December 31, Economic direction?

She regarded traditions such as veilingpolygamyand gender segregation purdah to be ordained by the Quran and by the words of Muhammadand considered movements to change these customs to be a betrayal of Wesf teachings.

Muhammad Imran marked it as to-read Nov 04, Finally, on May 24,she converted to Islam and adopted the name Maryam Jameelah. Hifzur Rahman marked it as to-read Feb 13, Share your thoughts with other customers.

Learn more about Amazon Prime. To see what your friends jameeelah of this book, please sign up. Muhammad Farouq added it Jan 24, As a child, Marcus was psychologically and socially ill at ease with her surroundings, and her mother described her as bright, exceptionally bright, but also marryam nervous, sensitive, high-strung, and demanding”.


Mehboob Alim marked it as to-read Feb 12, This raises an important question: Jameelah was a prolific author, offering a conservative defense of traditional Islamic values and culture. Ibn Taimiya dealt the rationalists the fatal blow. Is Maududi an extremist in her view?


What had begun as a quest for the truth had turned into a place of disillusionment. Explore the Home Gift Guide.

Momina Hasan marked it as to-read Nov 06, Baker edited some of these letters for voice and brevity. Therefore in any case it should not be replaced with any foreign ideas, because that would be the revolt against the position of Islam laid down by the teachings of Holy Quran and sunnah. Jameelah started writing her first novel, Ahmad Khalil: She finds this view as historical precedent of modern feminist movement.

Krup Skaya marked it as to-read Jan 30, ixlam She had five children: And she does it well. Dear reader, please upgrade to the latest version of IE to have a better reading experience. How, why, and in what context may these writings incite violence? Basit added it Jul 29, She doubted these terms as western imported ideas.