Constructing a Religiously Ideal “Believer” and “Woman” in Islam

Neo traditional Salafi and Progressive Muslims’ Methods of Interpretation Adis Duderija Palgrave Macmillan, 10/11/2011                                         ISBN: 978-0-230-12057-0, ISBN10: 0-230-12057-1, 5 1/2 x 8 … Continue reading

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What’s Your Theology Like? – As Seen Through the Triad of Knowledge, Good Deeds and Spirituality

Middle East Studies Online Journal- ISSN 2109-9618- Issue n°6. Volume 3 ( Summer 2011) Etudes  du Moyen-Orient. N°6. Volume 3. ( Eté 2011) .2011دراسات الشرق الأوسط، مجلة فكرية محكمة. العدد السادس . المجلد الثالث صيف   By: Dr.Adis Duderija* Download … Continue reading

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Debate: Duderija’s Answer to Marranci

Middle East Studies Online Journal- ISSN 2109-9618- Issue n°4. Volume 2 ( 2011) Etudes du Moyen-Orient. N°4. Volume 2. 2011.دراسات الشرق الأوسط، مجلة فكرية محكمة. العدد الرابع . المجلد الثاني Middle East Studies publishes in this issue the debate between … Continue reading

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A brief reflection on the religious justification behind wearing of faceveils (burqa and niqab) and its assumptions

Adis Duderija A number of heated debates throughout the western liberal democracies have emerged recently over the issue of wearing of burqas and niqabs by Muslim women. In this short piece I would like to offer a brief reflection on … Continue reading

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Intra-Muslim Dialogue – is it possible?

By Adis Duderija Having recently established an ‘e journal’ which solely aims to focus on intra Muslim dialogue ( www.intramuslimdialogue.org) the first comment sent to the website was , may I add predictably so, “Is such a thing possible” ? … Continue reading

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Jihad, Fundamentalism, Western Muslims and Islamic Hermeneutics: Review Essay of G. Marranci’s ‘Jihad Beyond Islam’ and ‘Understanding Muslim Identity: Rethinking Fundamentalism’

Middle East Studies Online Journal- ISSN 2109-9618-  ( 2010) Volume 1 No 3 Adis Duderija, Centre for Muslim States and Societies, University of Western Australia Jihad beyond Islam, 2006, London and New York: Berg. Hardback ISBN 1845201574. Paperback ISBN 1845201582 … Continue reading

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Historical Influences in the Construction of Religious Identities Among Western Muslims

Middle East Studies Online Journal- ISSN 2109-9618- (2010) Volume 1 N° 3 Research Papers (Main) Adis Duderija, Centre for Muslim States and Societies, University of Western Australia Abstract: The aim of this article is to briefly outline the historical development … Continue reading

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Debates Among Muslims About the Nature of Prophetic Authority

Implications for the Role Of Islam in the World Today By : Adis Duderija The contemporary inter-muslim disputes on the nature, character and scope of Prophetic authority centre around the central notion in Islamic thought that of nature of Sunnah … Continue reading

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‘Interpreting the Qur’an –Towards a Contemporary Approach’

Middle East Studies Online Journal. Issue 3. Volume 1. 2010. Etudes du Moyen-Orient. N°3. Volume 1. 2010. دراسات الشرق الأوسط، مجلة فكرية محكمة. العدد الثالث . المجلد الأول BOOK RE-VIEW/ESSAY By Adis Duderija, School of Social and Cultural Studies, University … Continue reading

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Salient Features of Progressive Muslim Thought –Social Justice, Gender Justice and Irreducible Religious pluralism

Middle East Studies Online Journal. Issue 3. Volume 1. 2010. Etudes du Moyen-Orient. N°3. Volume 1. 2010. دراسات الشرق الأوسط، مجلة فكرية محكمة. العدد الثالث . المجلد الأول by Adis Duderija (Paper presented at the World Parliament of Religions Conference, … Continue reading

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Why Muslim Converts Wear Hijab

Middle East Studies Online Journal. Issue 2. Volume 1. 2010. Etudes du Moyen-Orient. N°2. Volume 1.  2010. دراسات الشرق الأوسط، مجلة فكرية محكمة. العدد الثاني . المجلد الأول by Adis Duderija Download this paper (PDF): Why muslim converts wear Hijab … Continue reading

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Contesting Justice- Women, Islam, Law , and Society

Middle East Studies Online Journal. Issue 2. Volume 1. 2010. Etudes du Moyen-Orient. N°2. Volume 1. 2010. دراسات الشرق الأوسط، مجلة فكرية محكمة. العدد الثاني . المجلد الأول     Contesting Justice- Women, Islam, Law , and Society; SUNY Press, … Continue reading

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Believing Women in Islam

Middle East Studies Online Journal. Issue 2. Volume 1. 2010. Etudes du Moyen-Orient. N°2. Volume 1. 2010. دراسات الشرق الأوسط، مجلة فكرية محكمة. العدد الثاني . المجلد الأول Review of A. Barlas: Believing Women in Islam – Unreading Patriarchal Interpretations … Continue reading

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Construction of the Religious Self and the Other: The Progressive Muslims’ Manhaj

Adis Duderija in : Studies in Contemporary Islam 1. Defining a Way of Being a Muslim:  We will begin by outlining a broad heuristic framework that we will employ to delineate Muslim identities and the ways of being a Muslim. … Continue reading

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Gender Justice Jihad in Ramadan

Adis Duderija On a recent communal breaking of the fast event I witnessed several events that made me think about the real difficulties behind the changing of people’s behaviour in relation to gender justice in Islam. Before I do the … Continue reading

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Muslims approaches to Interfaith Dialogue : The Authentic and the Apologetic

by Adis Duderija This piece of writing was prompted by the author’s attendance of a recently organised inter-faith dialogue in his place of residence, Perth, W.Australia. As a committee member of one of the inter-faith organisations myself which ever since … Continue reading

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