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  • Genre:RELIGION
  • SubGenre:Christian Ministry / Missions
  • Language:English
  • Pages:178
  • eBook ISBN:9780994260796

The Hidden Half

Women and Islam

by Stuart Robinson

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Overview
This book is about women and Islam. It does not seek to sensationalize; nor should it be seen as an attempt to moralize. It simply records widespread practice and the authoritative religious texts that validate these practices. It also seeks to motivate the reader to engage with Muslims in society through practical actions of Christian grace.
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THE HIDDEN HALF: Women and Islam by Dr Stuart Robinson

Almost half of the global population of 7.2 billion people in 2013-14 was estimated to be female.

This book is about women. More specifically, it is about women and Islam. 

It does not seek to sensationalize the subject matter, although some information may seem that way to any reader exposed to it for the first time. Nor should it be seen as an attempt to moralize about any practices within Islam or how followers of that religion may regard or treat non-Muslim women. It simply records widespread practice and the authoritative religious texts that validate many of these practices. 

It also seeks to motivate the reader to engage with Muslims in society so that God’s love can heal and transform their world through practical actions of Christian grace.

WHAT OTHERS ARE SAYING: 

“Stuart Robinson must be congratulated for giving voice to The Hidden Half,” VICKIE JANSON, Political Advocate and Author—Australia. 

“This book opens a window onto Islam’s treatment of women. It is an essential resource for everyone concerned about human rights in our globally connected world,” REV. DR MARK DURIE, Political Advocate and Author—Australia. 

“The Hidden Half—Women and Islam, addresses gender apartheid in the Muslim world globally,” DR PHYLLIS CHESLER, Emeritus Professor of Psychology and Women’s Studies, City University NY —USA. 

“This book’s objective and scientific tone will help to alleviate a major human and social issue. Robinson investigates in-depth this most important problem, the status of Muslim women, now imported in our societies,” BAT YE’OR, Author of The Decline of Eastern Christianity; Islam and Dhimmitude; and Eurabia—Switzerland.

About the author

Dr Stuart Robinson is the Founding Pastor of Australia's largest Baptist Church. Before that he worked for fourteen years in South Asia where he pioneered church planting among Muslims. He travels extensively as a speaker at Seminars and Conferences. He is the author of ten other books including best selling titles, Mosques & Miracles, Defying Death, The Prayer of Obedience and The Challenge of Islam. He graduated from four tertiary institutions. Stuart was born in Brisbane and is married to Margaret. They have three married children. www.drstuartrobinson.com

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