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Kafa`ah: Journal of Gender Studies
Kafa’ah (Print ISSN 2356-0894 Online ISSN 2356-0630)is an open-access and peer reviewed journal published by Center for Gender and Child Studies, State Institute of Islamic Studies (IAIN) Imam Bonjol Padang. This journal covers key issues on gender studies, including: place of women in society, empowering women, and government policies on women empowerment. The objective of the journal is to promote the sharing of knowledge and understanding on the gender issues. It then welcomes contributions from experts, researchers, practitioners, and policy makers around the world. This journal is published twice a year.
Articles by issue : Vol 5, No 2 (2015)
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AL-KAFA’AH FI AL-NIKAH

Sayuti, Najmah ( Fakultas Adab dan Humaniora IAIN Imam Bonjol Padang )

Kafa`ah: Journal of Gender Studies Vol 5, No 2 (2015)
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Kafaah in marriage is basically equality, suitability and proportionality between the prospective couples getting married. Humans are required to kafaah in religion and religiosity. Non-Muslims cant kafaah with Muslims because of inequalities in beliefe. Some kafaah that should be considered in marriage is nasab, religion, belief or religiosity, profession, liberty and property.

TOKOH AYAH DALAM AL-QURAN DAN KETERLIBATANNYA DALAM PEMBINAAN ANAK

Rahmi, Rahmi ( Fakultas Ushuluddin IAIN Imam Bonjol Padang )

Kafa`ah: Journal of Gender Studies Vol 5, No 2 (2015)
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The coaching and education who first received by the children, is from their parents.  The role of parents both father and mother had the most important position in the formation of the childs personality. An explanation of how the role of a mother in childrens nurturing and educating of them, have been a lot of exposed by some literature. An explanation about the role of fathers, especially in the development and education of children has not been revealed. This article will review in depth how the urgency of the fathers role in nurturing and educating children on Al Quran, whose the father  figure in the al-Quran, and how any involvement of fathers according to the Quran.

PEREMPUAN DAN RASIONALITAS PENAFSIRAN: Studi Terhadap Penafsiran ‘Aisyah RA.

Nafriandi, Nafriandi ( Dosen Luar Biasa STAIN Batusangkar )

Kafa`ah: Journal of Gender Studies Vol 5, No 2 (2015)
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This study tries to see a pattern of interpretation Aisha in the context of woman and the extent of rationalization does in interpreting the verses of the Koran. On its interpretation of the text, Aisha was always a functioning reason for researching, analyzing, and to find all the possibilities that exist with the ability to translate it to linking values related text and the same pattern. Then she tried to formulate her thoughts in the form of values and norms with intellectual ability and ijtihad. In the context of woman, Aisha was critical that women not only accept what was said by another friend, and a friend who is a friend of the criticism he has recognized capabilities in transmission. Aisha is also included in the list of women who are actively involved in teaching the interpretation of early Islam and he is able to coexist with the Prophets companions were male. This is evidenced by his transmission totaling 5.965 hadith. The phenomenon of Aisha was something unique because she was woman, but more rational than the male friend to another and thought he jumped even further by refusing to understand clause textually.

KEKUATAN PEREMPUAN DALAM AYAT-AYAT HUKUM KEWARISAN

Iskandar, Nuzul ( Pusat Penelitian dan Penerbitan LPPM IAIN Imam Bonjol. )

Kafa`ah: Journal of Gender Studies Vol 5, No 2 (2015)
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Dialogue about the position of women in Islam become stronger because of the campaign launched by women activists. One of the theme that strengthen against Islam is about the distribution of inheritance is considered ignoring the interests of women. This paper is intended as an attempt to re-read the text used as a basis for decision making with regard to inheritance law. Rereading not deny formulations contained in the books of fiqh, but rather an attempt to open discourse and develop Islamic science more relevant and contextual. From reading the verses of inheritance, namely Q.S. 04: 11-12, can s lower than men. Second, the focus point or benchmark heritage be found that: first, a quota for womens inheritance is not necessarily alway paragraph it is not men, but women

EKSLUSIFITAS KEBERAGAMAAN WARIA PEKERJA SALON KOTA PADANG

Sudarman, Sudarman ( Fakultas Adab dan Humaniora IAIN Imam Bonjol Padang ) , Hakim, Lukmanul ( Fakultas Adab dan Humaniora IAIN Imam Bonjol Padang )

Kafa`ah: Journal of Gender Studies Vol 5, No 2 (2015)
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Transvestites are always identified as Gods creatures are far from religion, even more extream is  an attitude to life that challenges the will of God. This perception has been inherited from generation to generation making transvestites as people marginalized in society. The study wants to answer academic anxiety about how the religiousity of transsexual beauty salons worker in the city of Padang. The study used a qualitative research method, in which the collected data to rely on in-depth interviews as well as continuous observation so get data that can be accounted for by an academic. To analyze the data, using descriptive data that will show and describe the facts and nature of the informant  based on the  understanding and religious activity of transvestite.The result are; 1) The religious knowledge of transsexual beauty salons worker in Padang city is divided into three categories; high, moderate and low. 2) Religious practice of transsexual beauty salons worker in the city of Padang is divided into three, namely: transvestite salon workers who have a religious practice strong, moderate and weak.

REKONSTRUKSI MASKULINITAS: MENGUAK PERAN LAKI-LAKI DALAM PERJUANGAN KESETARAAN GENDER

Wandi, Gusri ( Alumni Fakultas Ushuluddin IAIN Imam Bonjol Padang )

Kafa`ah: Journal of Gender Studies Vol 5, No 2 (2015)
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Gender inequality is a phenomenon that is still sticking to the present. To overcome the various programs have been implemented for the sake of equality. But it is still fixed in women, while men who also had a big hand in the creation of these gaps are rarely involved. How important is the role of men in gender equality and how to realize them? This question will be discussed in this paper.

HJ. SYAMSIAH ABBAS TOKOH AGAMA DAN PENDIDIKAN PEREMPUAN MINANGKABAU

Wahyuni, Etri ( Guru MTI Canduang )

Kafa`ah: Journal of Gender Studies Vol 5, No 2 (2015)
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This article contains the gait and the role of Hj. Syamsiyah Abbas in the fields of religion, education, social live, and politic. Hj.  Syamsiyah Abbas is a female character whose name is not famous among the people in West Sumatera. However, during his lifetime, she never played a considerable role, ranging from establishing institutions education, take care of socio-religious organization, and take part in politics. Although she lived in the Perti, a socio-religious community, but she was not an exclusive and isolated from various things. In fact, she proved that a woman among Perti was able to break through the things that have been "taboo", such as managing the school or joing into politics.