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Making the Transition Work for Women in Europe and Central Asia, Parts 63-411

Marnia Lazreg - Social Science - 2000 - 113 pages
Women in the Europe and Central Asia region complain about loss of employment, sexual harassment, violence, poor enforcement of the law, poor political representation, and poor ...
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The Eloquence of Silence: Algerian Women in Question

Marnia Lazreg - History - 1994 - 270 pages
The Eloquence of Silence makes a critical departure from more traditional studies of Algerian women--which usually examine female roles in relation to Islam--and instead takes ...
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Questioning the Veil: Open Letters to Muslim Women

Marnia Lazreg - Social Science - 2009 - 168 pages
Across much of the world today, Muslim women of all ages are increasingly choosing to wear the veil. Is this trend a sign of rising piety or a way of asserting Muslim pride ...
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Reaping What You Sow: A Comparative Examination of Torture Reform in the ...

Henry F. Carey - History - 2011 - 339 pages
This book evaluates the experience of official torture of France in Algeria, as well as recently, the United States since 9/11, Israel against Palestinians, and Argentina ...
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Twilight Of Empire: Responses To Occupation

Mike Davis, Howard Zinn - Political Science - 2005 - 129 pages
Activists, ambassadors, and award-winning journalists offer their incisive analysis of the American occupation of Iraq in this timely collection of essays, featuring the ...
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