Effects of Feminism on The Qur’anic Tafsir in Modern Period

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Korkmaz, Arif (2017)
  • Publisher: Mustafa YİĞİTOĞLU
  • Journal: (issn: 2147-1185, eissn: 2147-1185)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.15869/itobiad.297611
  • Subject: Tafsir,Feminism,Feminist Hermeneutics,Female Perspective,Sociology Of Religion | Tefsir,feminizm,tefsir sosyolojisi

This article contains some examples of the effects of feminism as aphilosophical and social movement emerged in the modern era on the modernQur’anic tafsir and tries to discuss the ways in which tafsir activities areinfluenced by contemporary thought movements in the sample of feminism. In thisstudy “new” examples of translation and tafsir made by “feminists” and “women” andare thought to have emerged under the influence of feminism will be includedand it will be questioned whether or not to talk about a kind of “feministinterpretation/ hermeneutics”movement. On the other hand, feminist Qur’anic hermeneutics is a fairly newinterpretation method that emerged in the 20th century and therefore there aresome criticisms against this method. In this context, some theological andmethodological criticisms of the feminist Qur’anic interpretations will bementioned at the end of the article
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