Friend

Woman, Man, and God in Modern Islam

By Theodore Friend ’53. Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co., 2012. Friend, a senior fellow at the Foreign Policy Research Institute and former president of Swarthmore College, set out alone across Asia and the Middle East to understand firsthand the lived experiences of women in Indonesia, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Iran, and Turkey. Woman, Man, and God in Modern Islam recounts his journey and relates hundreds of encounters and conversations with people he met along the way.