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Changing India : a Muslim woman speaks

Changing India : a Muslim woman speaks

Author: Iqbalunnisa Hussain
Publisher: Karachi, Pakistan : Oxford University Press, 2015.
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One of the pioneering books by an Indian Muslim woman, this book is a collection of essays on a range of social reform topics including womenas education (especially of Muslim girls), dowry, beggary,  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Iqbalunnisa Hussain
ISBN: 0199068364 9780199068364
OCLC Number: 907446190
Notes: "First published in 1940, by Hosali Press, Bangalore, India"--T.p. verso.
Description: xliii, 240 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Foreword ; Foreword by John Spiers ; Introduction ; 1. Islam and Muhammadanism ; 2. Ijtihad: The Basic Principle of Islam ; 3. Prophet Muhammad (pbuh): The Most Modern Thinker ; 4. The Causes that Led to the Degeneration of the Muslims ; 5. There is no Polygamy in Islam ; 6. The Psychological Treatment of Man in Islam ; 7. The Position of Woman in Islam ; 8. The Present Condition of Girls in Islam ; 9. Purdah and Progress ; 10. The Service of Islam to Humanity ; 11. Changing India: Basis of Cultural Relationships and the Case for Communal Award ; 12. The Position of Women in India ; 13. The Differences Between Muslims and Hindus ; 14. The Unemployment Problem and Mysore ; 15. Beggary in India ; 16. Is The Present Dowry System Justified? ; 17. The Effect of Early Marriage on Indians ; 18. The Importance of the Mother Tongue ; 19. Polygamous Marriages ; 20. Educated Girls in Uncivilized Families ; 21. HH The Maharaja of Mysore ; 22. Tribute to aThe Deccan Timesa ; 23. Group Psychology and India ; 24. Impressions of a Visit to Europe ; 25. My Experience in an English University ; 26. Women of East and West in Cooperation ; 27. Progress of Womenas Education Abroad ; 28. Muslim Womenas Education ; 29. Character and Education ; 30. The Educative Value of the Girl Guides Movement ; 31. The Girl Guidesa Movement in India ; 32. Heredity ; 33. Woman as an Individual ; 34. Potentialities of the Future ; Appendix ; Index
Responsibility: Iqbalunnisa Hussain.


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