Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 1 - 10 of about 41 related to Torture and the Twilight of Empire: From Algiers to Baghdad.    

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 ...
Limited preview - About this book

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 ...
Full view - About this book

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 ...
Limited preview - About this book

Albert Camus the Algerian: Colonialism, Terrorism, Justice

David Carroll - Literary Criticism - 2008 - 237 pages
In these original readings of Albert Camus' novels, short stories, and political essays, David Carroll concentrates on Camus' conflicted relationship with his Algerian ...
Limited preview - About this book

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 ...
Snippet view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search