Muslim Women and the U.S

Contributed By: Mahbuba Hammad
Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Downloadable File
School Level: Middle/High School
Author: Lucy Thiboutot
Condition of Use: Fair Use for Education

In this lesson, students will learn about the U.S. government’s perspective on Muslim women during the early portion of the 21st century through the lens of Dr. Lila Abu-Lughod. Dr. Abu-Lughod is an anthropologist who specializes in Arab women. Some of the essential questions that are addressed in this lesson are: Who are Muslim women?  What does it mean to be a Muslim woman? What should the U.S. government’s role be in determining the fate of Muslim women outside of the U.S.? and much more. This lesson requires an entire class period to be completed. >

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