Dr. Fathi Osman Time: 1 hour 23 minutes 5 seconds

The rights and roles of women: Is Islam a patriarchal religion or does society and culture play a bigger role? What are the rights of women and how did the Quran elevate the role of women in society? Dr. Osman reviews examples of prominent women in the Quran and during the time of Prophet Muhammad ﷺ. What are the sources for the rights of women in Islam?

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Women in the Original Sources of Islam

1998, 3 parts, ~1 hour each

Why has the religion of Islam been blamed for subjugating women when it was supposed to liberate them? What factors are contributing to the stereotype that Muslim women are oppressed? In this 3 part lecture series, Dr. Hathout discusses women in the Quran and the established sunna of the Prophet Muhammad ﷺ.