Asma Barlas Publishes Chapter, "Embodying Islam and Muslims: Religious and Secular Inscriptions"


Contributed by Kelly J. Rafferty

Posted on behalf of Dean Tanya Saunders, Division of Interdisciplinary and International Studies.

Asma Barlas, professor of politics and director of the Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity, has published a chapter, “Embodying Islam and Muslims: Religious and Secular Inscriptions,” in The Body Unbound: Philosophical Perspectives on Politics, Embodiment and Religion.  The book, edited by Marius Timmann Mjaaland, Ola Sigurdson, and Sigridur Thorgeirsdottir, has just been released by Cambridge Scholars Publishing.