Yaqeen Institute for Islamic Research

Is Feminism the Problem? Why Ideological Bandwagons Fail Islam

In this BTS video, Tesneem Alkiek, co-author of “Is Feminism the Problem? Why Ideological Bandwagons Fail Islam” shares her intentions on researching the topic of feminism with an Islamic lens.

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Dr. Tesneem Alkiek

Dr. Tesneem Alkiek

Fellow, Director of Expanded Learning | Tesneem obtained her undergraduate degree in Early Christianity and Islamic Studies from the University of Michigan. She went on to complete her Ph.D. in Islamic Studies at Georgetown University with a focus on Islamic law. Tesneem currently serves as the Director of Expanded Learning where she works with her team to create curricula and other resources for communities to engage with Yaqeen’s research. She is also a Lecturer in the Department of Philosophy and Religion at Rutgers University-Camden.