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Book Review: Paradise Beneath Her Feet: How Women are Transforming the Middle East by Isobel Coleman

Paradise Beneath Her Feet: How Women are Transforming the Middle East, written by Isobel Coleman, is a riveting book that discusses how Muslim women across the world are using the increasingly popular notion of “Islamic Feminism” to empower their respective communities. Not only does Coleman explore the current situation of Muslim women in places like Iraq, Iran, Egypt, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Saudia Arabia etc, she also goes back in time to ...