FEMINIST THEORY OF RELIGION- WOODHEAD RELIGIOUS FEMINISM

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WOODHEAD- RELIGIOUS FEMINISM=

WOODHEAD says traditional religion is patriarchy but this is not the true nature of religion. There are religious forms of feminism. Women can use religion to get freedom and respect. There are three ways:

1) The veil/hijab worn by muslim women is seen as a symbol of oppression whereas those who wear is see as a symbol of liberation as they are able to use it to escape the confines of the…

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