logging in or signing up ANT 360 Presentation amh90372 Download Post to : URL : Related Presentations : Share Add to Flag Embed Email Send to Blogs and Networks Add to Channel Uploaded from authorPOINT lite Insert YouTube videos in PowerPont slides with aS Desktop Copy embed code: Embed: Flash iPad Dynamic Copy Does not support media & animations Automatically changes to Flash or non-Flash embed WordPress Embed Customize Embed URL: Copy Thumbnail: Copy The presentation is successfully added In Your Favorites. Views: 13 Category: Entertainment License: All Rights Reserved Like it (0) Dislike it (0) Added: July 05, 2012 This Presentation is Public Favorites: 0 Presentation Description No description available. Comments Posting comment... Premium member Presentation Transcript A Look at Gender in the Christian, Hindu, and Muslim Culture: A Look at Gender in the Christian, Hindu, and Muslim Culture Alexis HeffernanQuestions to Ask: What really defines how a culture gains its beliefs? How does it choose what the social norms are going to be? Could religion be the most important concept in each society? Does religion decide how a person acts toward others and how they live their lives? Questions to AskCountries and Religions: Christianity United States Islam Iran Hinduism India Countries and ReligionsChristianity : Christianity Influenced Foundations Now has separation from church and state 1/3 of 7.024 billion people are Christians Jesus Christ – Founder Disciples were male, many women followers During a time of Judaism, women were inferiorChristianity: Christianity Stories Eve eating the apple Woman accused of adultery Mary Magdalene at Jesus’ feetIslam : Muhammad – founder in 570 CE Spread because of jihad – opposing people were unable to compete Beliefs common with Christianity IslamIslam: Hadiths are model Quran is the “infallible word of God” Muhammad was in favor of women IslamIslam : Iran during war Iran-Iraq war 1908-1998 Artists were using women as motivators Women are makers of soldiers IslamHinduism: Hinduism 95% of people in India are Hindu Goddesses are worshiped? Patriarchal with female rolesHinduism: Hinduism Law of Manu Arranged Marriages DowriesConclusion: Christianity Equals, but subject to their husbands Islam Suppressed, but not really mistreated Hinduism Seen as severely inferior ConclusionReferences : Barbara Crandall Gender and Religion: The Dark Side of Scripture (2 nd Edition). London: Continuum International Publishing, 12/2011. Print http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_population July 2, 2012 HNN (History News Network) Staff. “What is the Difference Between Sunni and Shiite Muslims – and Why Does it Matter?” http://hnn.us/articles/934.html http://www.everystudent.com/wires/women.html “Strong on Women” July 2, 2012 ReferencesReferences Continued: Witte Jr., John and Frank S. Alexander. Christianity and Human Rights: An Introduction Cambridge: Cambridge University Press 12/2010. Print Shirazi , Faegheh Muslim Women in War and Crisis: Representation and Reality. Austin, Texas, USA: University of Texas Press 06/2010. Print Stone, Linda and Caroline James “Dowry, Bride-Burning, and Female Power in India” Gender in Cross-Cultural Perspective: Fifth Edition. Upper Saddle River, New Jeresy : Pearson Education, Inc. 2009. Print References Continued You do not have the permission to view this presentation. In order to view it, please contact the author of the presentation.