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Author Holt, Maria.
Title Women, Islam and resistance in the Arab world / Maria Holt and Haifaa Jawad.
Published Boulder : Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc., 2013.
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 Floor3  HQ1784 .H65 2013    IN LIBRARY
Description ix, 211 pages ; 24 cm.
Content Type text
Format volume
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-197) and index.
Contents Preface -- Women and Islamism in the Arab world -- Islamic discourses on women and violence -- Expressions of resistance : women and the Arab Spring -- Islam and revolution : Shiite women in Lebanon -- Islam and resistance : Iraqi women -- The violence of occupation : Palestinian women in the West Bank and Gaza Strip -- The way forward -- Bibliography -- Index.
Subject Women -- Arab countries -- Social conditions.
Women and religion -- Arab countries.
Women and war -- Arab countries.
Political participation -- Arab countries -- 21st century.
Arab Spring, 2010-
Related Names Jawad, H. A.
ISBN 1588269256 alkaline paper
9781588269256 alkaline paper
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OCLC number 841039580