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The Resource Nine parts of desire : the hidden world of Islamic women, Geraldine Brooks

Nine parts of desire : the hidden world of Islamic women, Geraldine Brooks

Label
Nine parts of desire : the hidden world of Islamic women
Title
Nine parts of desire
Title remainder
the hidden world of Islamic women
Statement of responsibility
Geraldine Brooks
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the life of Muslim women, and the often contradictory political, religious, and cultural forces that shape their lives
Cataloging source
GDC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brooks, Geraldine
Dewey number
305.48/6971
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1170
LC item number
.B76 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Muslim women
  • Muslim women
Label
Nine parts of desire : the hidden world of Islamic women, Geraldine Brooks
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-247) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The holy veil -- Whom no man shall have deflowered before them -- Here come the brides -- The prophet's women -- Converts -- Jihad is for women, too -- A queen -- The getting of wisdom -- Risky business -- Politics, with and without a vote --Muslim women's games -- A different drummer
Control code
000402774
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Anchor Book Trade Paperback edition.
Extent
255 pages
Isbn
9780385475778
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000402774
  • (OCoLC)33992379
Label
Nine parts of desire : the hidden world of Islamic women, Geraldine Brooks
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-247) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The holy veil -- Whom no man shall have deflowered before them -- Here come the brides -- The prophet's women -- Converts -- Jihad is for women, too -- A queen -- The getting of wisdom -- Risky business -- Politics, with and without a vote --Muslim women's games -- A different drummer
Control code
000402774
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Anchor Book Trade Paperback edition.
Extent
255 pages
Isbn
9780385475778
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000402774
  • (OCoLC)33992379

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