Women in Middle Eastern history : shifting boundaries in sex and gender
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New Haven : Yale University Press, ©1991.
Format
Book
ISBN
0300050062, 9780300050066, 0300050054, 9780300050059, 0300056974, 9780300056976
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xii, 343 pages ; 25 cm
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Providence Public - Level 1 Book Stacks
305.42095 W8722
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Published
New Haven : Yale University Press, ©1991.
Language
English
ISBN
0300050062, 9780300050066, 0300050054, 9780300050059, 0300056974, 9780300056976

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Includes index.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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This history of Middle Eastern women is the first to survey gender relations in the Middle East from the earliest Islamic period to the present. Outstanding scholars analyze a rich array of sources ranging from histories, biographical dictionaries, law books, prescriptive treatises, and archival records, to the Traditions (hadith) of the Prophet and imaginative works like the Thousand and One Nights, to modern writings by Middle Eastern women and by Western writers. They.
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Show that gender boundaries in the Middle East have been neither fixed nor immutable: changes in family patterns, religious rituals, socio-economic necessity, myth and ideology - and not least, women's attitudes - have expanded or circumscribed women's roles and behavior through the ages.
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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Keddie, N. R., & Baron, B. (1991). Women in Middle Eastern history: shifting boundaries in sex and gender . Yale University Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Keddie, Nikki R. and Beth, Baron. 1991. Women in Middle Eastern History: Shifting Boundaries in Sex and Gender. Yale University Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Keddie, Nikki R. and Beth, Baron. Women in Middle Eastern History: Shifting Boundaries in Sex and Gender Yale University Press, 1991.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Keddie, Nikki R.,, and Beth Baron. Women in Middle Eastern History: Shifting Boundaries in Sex and Gender Yale University Press, 1991.

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