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This book builds a case for Muslim same-sex unions for the fulfillment of gay and lesbian Muslims' human need for intimacy, affection, and companionship. In constructing this case, the book extensively engages with the Muslim tradition, drawing on the Qur'an, Hadith, and jurisprudence as well as contemporary scholarship.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Some clarifications Analysis of the relevant Qurʼanic verses Analyzing the hadith tradition, the Prophet, companions and the followers Sunnī narratives on heterosexual anal intercourse: bi-l-dubur Revisiting Muslim jurisprudence Addressing the opinions of contemporary scholars Conclusion: toward a queer-positive Muslim jurisprudence.
KBP542.32.J34 A35 2016
Available in Other Form
Online version: Jahangir, Junaid, author. Islamic law and Muslim same-sex unions Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, 
Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books,