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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 41 related to Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures: Family, Body, Sexuality And Health.    

Intimate Selving in Arab Families: Gender, Self, and Identity

Suad Joseph - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 318 pages
This collection of articles written by feminist scholars focuses on intimate Arab familial relationships. The authors identify key family relationships - mother-son, brother ...
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Women and Power in the Middle East

Suad Joseph, Susan Slyomovics - History - 2001 - 237 pages
"An excellent summary of the best recent innovative scholarship on gender in the Middle East."--
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Gender and Citizenship in the Middle East

Suad Joseph - Political Science - 2000 - 400 pages
These essays illustrate the various ways in which women fall short of being vested with the rights and privileges that would define them as fully enfranchised citizens. They ...
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Self-determination and Women's Rights in Muslim Societies

Chitra Raghavan, James P. Levine - Political Science - 2012 - 338 pages
An interdisciplinary anthology on the intersections of gender, Islam, and law
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A Social History Of Women And Gender In The Modern Middle East

Margaret Lee Meriwether, Judith E. Tucker - History - 1999 - 220 pages
In this important new work, Margaret Meriwether and Judith Tucker synthesize and make accessible the results of the extensive research on women and gender done over the last ...
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Using Human Rights to Change Tradition: Traditional Practices Harmful to ...

Corinne A. A. Packer - Law - 2002 - 259 pages
This study seeks to establish the strengths and weaknesses of the human rights approach within the specific context of sub-Saharan Africa, focusing on women as a group and ...
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