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1. Persepolis [2003]

Book
153 p. : chiefly ill. ; 24 cm.
Green Library
HISTORY-282C-01, HISTORY-382C-01
Book
227 p. ; 22 cm.
Green Library
HISTORY-282C-01, HISTORY-382C-01
Book
296 p.
  • PART I: The Pre-Islamic Middle East Chapter 1 Mesopotamia Chapter 2 The Mediterranean Middle East PART II: Founding Discourses Chapter 3 Women and the Rise of Islam Chapter 4 The Transitional Age Chapter 5 Elaboration of the Founding Discourses Chapter 6 Medieval Islam PART III: New Discourses Chapter 7 Social and Intellectual Change Chapter 8 The Discourse of the Veil Chapter 9 The First Feminists Chapter 10 Divergent Voices Chapter 11 The Struggle for the Future Conclusion Notes Index.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9780300055832 20160528
Explores the historical roots of the debate about women in Islamic societies by tracing the developments in Islamic discourses on women and gender up to the present. The book describes the gender systems in place in the Middle East both before and after the rise of Islam.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780300049428 20160527
This book presents an historical overview of women and gender in Islam. It is written from a feminist perspective, using the analytic tools of contemporary gender studies. The results of its investigations cast new light on the issues covered.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780300055832 20160528
Green Library
HISTORY-282C-01, HISTORY-382C-01
Book
ix, 158 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Green Library
HISTORY-282C-01, HISTORY-382C-01