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The Resource Women in Muslim societies : diversity within unity, edited by Herbert L. Bodman, Nayereh Tohidi

Women in Muslim societies : diversity within unity, edited by Herbert L. Bodman, Nayereh Tohidi

Label
Women in Muslim societies : diversity within unity
Title
Women in Muslim societies
Title remainder
diversity within unity
Statement of responsibility
edited by Herbert L. Bodman, Nayereh Tohidi
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305.48/6971
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1170
LC item number
.W587 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bodman, Herbert L
  • Tawhidi, Nayyirah
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Muslim women
  • Women in Islam
  • Women
Label
Women in Muslim societies : diversity within unity, edited by Herbert L. Bodman, Nayereh Tohidi
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction / Herbert L. Bodman -- Gender and religion in Hausaland: variations in Islamic practice in Niger and Nigeria / Barbara M. Cooper -- When modernity confronts traditional practices: female genital cutting in Northeast Africa / Noor J. Kassamali -- Cultural diversity within Islam: veils and laws in Tunisia / M.M. Charrad -- Power, ideology, and women's consciousness in postrevolutionary Iran / Hisae Nakanishi -- Persisting contradictions: Muslim women in Syria / Bouthaina Shaaban -- From two states to one: women's lives in the transformation of Yemen / Linda Boxberger --"Guardians of the nation": women, Islam, and the Soviet legacy of modernization in Azerbaijan / Nayereh Tohidi -- Between Lenin and Allah: women and ideology in Tajikistan / Shahrbanou Tadjbakhsh -- Kazak women: living the heritage of a unique past / Paula A. Michaels -- Taslima Nasreen and others: the contest over gender in Bangladesh / Dina M. Siddiqi -- Urban Minangkabau Muslim women: modern choices, traditional concerns in Indonesia / Lucy A. Whalley -- Muslim women in India: a minority within a minority / Shahida Lateef -- The issues at hand / Nayereh Tohidi
Control code
000121958
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
vii, 311 p.
Isbn
9781555875787
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
97040395
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000121958
  • (OCoLC)37625642
Label
Women in Muslim societies : diversity within unity, edited by Herbert L. Bodman, Nayereh Tohidi
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction / Herbert L. Bodman -- Gender and religion in Hausaland: variations in Islamic practice in Niger and Nigeria / Barbara M. Cooper -- When modernity confronts traditional practices: female genital cutting in Northeast Africa / Noor J. Kassamali -- Cultural diversity within Islam: veils and laws in Tunisia / M.M. Charrad -- Power, ideology, and women's consciousness in postrevolutionary Iran / Hisae Nakanishi -- Persisting contradictions: Muslim women in Syria / Bouthaina Shaaban -- From two states to one: women's lives in the transformation of Yemen / Linda Boxberger --"Guardians of the nation": women, Islam, and the Soviet legacy of modernization in Azerbaijan / Nayereh Tohidi -- Between Lenin and Allah: women and ideology in Tajikistan / Shahrbanou Tadjbakhsh -- Kazak women: living the heritage of a unique past / Paula A. Michaels -- Taslima Nasreen and others: the contest over gender in Bangladesh / Dina M. Siddiqi -- Urban Minangkabau Muslim women: modern choices, traditional concerns in Indonesia / Lucy A. Whalley -- Muslim women in India: a minority within a minority / Shahida Lateef -- The issues at hand / Nayereh Tohidi
Control code
000121958
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
vii, 311 p.
Isbn
9781555875787
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
97040395
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000121958
  • (OCoLC)37625642

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