Dr. Abdessamad DIALMY Mohamed V University, Rabat, Morocco. Short title: Sexuality and Islam Key words: Islam, Sexuality, Pleasure, Marriage, Public. Abdessamad Dialmy (Fez University) Dr. Dialmy, a sociologist of sexuality, gender and religion, is a former full professor at Fez and Rabat Universities and a . The Middle East Research and Information Project (MERIP) was established in to educate the public about contemporary Middle East affairs. A registered.

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The latter show that sexual practices of Moslems often deviate from proclaimed Islamic standards, which are centred only on heterosexuality and conjugal life. But the principle of virginity is also made an object of ridicule.

There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Presently it is allowed only in shi’ite lands. Rejection of homosexual identity is a sign of the weakness of certain Moslems who lose their grip on power and their prestige.

abdessama This notion of rupture is to be rejected. Ouyoune al Maqalat Enter the email address you signed up with and we’ll email you a reset link. I mention another example: Along the same line, one has to exploit the fact that the judiciary machine is now unable to cope with the great frequency of illegal sexual behaviours. Premarital female sexuality in Morocco.

Please try your request again later. The more a Moslem is weakened and humiliated, the more he is a believer in a virile heterosexuality and the more he defines himself as uniquely heterosexual.


Certificates of virginity and reconstruction of the hymen. In his mind, how could a woman be inaccessible when one can see her naked at the beach?

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Gender equality tends to be the dominant paradigm but it meets a lot of resistance Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Partial modernisation leads to greater sexual tolerance. How can one avoid being unceasingly aroused by the proximity of bodies, which is far from being normalised. In Foster AM, ed. A non-patriarchal definition of masculinity is developed. In turn, this legend gives a popular Islamic base to lesbianism.

This minor doctrine can today spread thanks to financial support from the oil producing Arabic countries, the aggressive proselytism of dialmmy muftis, and the broadcasting of their message via satellite television. Sexual standards in Islam are paradoxical: With such a background of political acceptation and complicity, prostitution is a means of facing poverty.

Female students whose fellowship stipend is grossly insufficient are also at risk of being reduced to prostituting themselves. Only three Moroccan associations support Kif Kif. Only 10 left in stock – order soon. According to his legend, this saint liked to disguise himself as a woman and thus expressed his homosexuality. He is allowed to marry as many as four wives in case of illness, infertility or ageing of his spouse.

Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Consequently, in the eyes of Islamists and, by extension, of traditionalist populations, the political leadership loses its legitimacy. All these relationships between an adult man and his younger partners were based on inequality and were outward signs of patriarchal sexuality. However, it should be mentioned that many girls are highly critical of the principle of virginity itself.


It is not reducible to what it should diakmy according ahdessamad traditional jurists, namely, ideal norms. Incest, rape and loss of virginity are determining factors in the psychosocial trajectory which leads a girl to abdessama.

Nahwa dimoucratia jinsya islamia Toward an Islamic sexual democracy. Nikah is sex and marriage Marriage and coitus are associated in the term nikah.

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Therefore premarital defloration often leads to destructive self- depreciation. In Islamic countries, Islamic legitimacy has priority over democratic legitimacy, even where the latter claims to exist. In relation to his wife, the husband should be unrestrictedly the sexual master, exerting physical domination and lying on top of her abcessamad having coitus. Are you an author? Men remain sexually active for life.

The combination of these paradoxical standards with modernisation leads diwlmy the current back and forth swing of sexual practices between repression and openness.

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