Yaqeen Institute for Islamic Research

Gender and Sexuality

Additional Resources: Gender and Islam

For more on Gender and Islam, visit these additional resources: Is Feminism the Problem? Why Ideological Bandwagons Fail Islam Shari’ah in Today’s World: Renewing Islamic Discourse Debunked! 5 Myths About Muslim Women |...

Balancing Feminism, Human Rights, and Faith

Balancing Feminism, Human Rights, & Faith

This paper is part of the Gender & Islam collection. Abstract Feminism, Human Rights, and Postsecular theorizing are three overlapping discourses that predominate our progressive social space. These approaches...


Islam and the Abortion Debate

Is Islam pro-life, pro-choice, or both, depending on the circumstances? And what implications does the answer to this question have for current political discourse? This essay offers a comprehensive look at how...