Headscarves And Hymens : an egyptian american journalist and...

Headscarves and Hymens : arab world, by an egyptian

Headscarves and Hymens activist When the Egyptian journalist Mona Eltahawy published an article in...

Author : Mona Eltahawy

an article in Foreign Policy magazine in 2012 titled "Why Do

Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux

titled "Why Do They Hate Us?" it provoked a firestorm of

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controversy. The response it generated, with more than four thousand posts

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Headscarves And Hymens : for foreign policy entitled “why do they hate...

Headscarves And Hymens : wrote an article for foreign policy entitled “why

Headscarves And Hymens Do They Hate Us?”; “they” being Muslim men, “us” being women....

Author : Mona Eltahawy

“us” being women. The piece sparked controversy, of course, making it

Publisher : HarperCollins

course, making it clear that misogyny in the Arab world is

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something that engages and enrages the public. In Headscarves and Hymens,

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Headscarves And Hymens : back and watch while women are disempowered...

Headscarves and Hymens : we should stand back and watch while

Headscarves and Hymens are disempowered and abused in the name of religion. In this laceratingly honest account, Eltahawy takes...

Author : Mona Eltahawy

religion. In this laceratingly honest account, Eltahawy takes aim both at attitudes in the Middle East

Publisher : Hachette UK

aim both at attitudes in the Middle East and at the western liberals who mistake misogyny

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western liberals who mistake misogyny for cultural difference. Her argument is clear: unless political revolution in

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Betraying Big Brother : eve of international women’s day in 2015,...

Betraying Big Brother : government on the eve of international women’s

Betraying Big Brother in 2015, the Chinese government arrested five feminist activists and jailed them for...

Author : Leta Hong Fincher

activists and jailed them for thirty-seven days. The Feminist Five became a global

Publisher : Verso Books

Feminist Five became a global cause célèbre, with Hillary Clinton speaking out on

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out on their behalf and activists inundating social media with #FreetheFive messages. But

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Are Muslims Distinctive? : assess how muslims and non-muslims...

Are Muslims Distinctive? : scientific effort to assess how

Are Muslims Distinctive? differ--and do not differ--in the contemporary world. Using rigorous methods and data drawn from around...

Author : M. Steven Fish

rigorous methods and data drawn from around the globe, M. Steven Fish reveals that in

Publisher : Oxford University Press

globe, M. Steven Fish reveals that in some areas Muslims and non-Muslims differ less than

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non-Muslims differ less than is commonly imagined. Muslims are not inclined to favor the fusion

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Global Feminism : of women's full personhood and empowerment. global...

Global Feminism : campaigned for recognition of women's full personhood

Global Feminism empowerment. Global Feminism explores the social and political developments that have...

Author : Myra Marx Ferree, Aili Mari Tripp

developments that have energized this movement. Drawn from an international group

Publisher : NYU Press

an international group of scholars and activists, the authors of these

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original essays assess both the opportunities that transnationalism has created and

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Distant View Of A Minaret : means to be a woman...

Distant View of a Minaret : on what it means to

Distant View of a Minaret living within a traditional Muslim society....

Author : Alifa Rifaat

Publisher : Heinemann

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Gender And Global Restructuring : globalisation, this book reveals the...

Gender and Global Restructuring : conventional approaches to globalisation, this

Gender and Global Restructuring complexities and contradictions inherent in gender and global restructuring. Includes case studies....

Author : Marianne H. Marchand, Anne Sisson Runyan

restructuring. Includes case studies.

Publisher : Psychology Press

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Reshaping The Holy : of women's political and social mobilization for reshaping...

Reshaping the Holy : the profound implications of women's political and social

Reshaping the Holy mobilization for reshaping Islam. Specifically, she examines the lives of Muslim women in Bangladesh who have become...

Author : Elora Shehabuddin

lives of Muslim women in Bangladesh who have become increasingly mobilized by the activities of predominantly secular

Publisher : Columbia University Press

become increasingly mobilized by the activities of predominantly secular NGOs, yet who desire to retain, reclaim, and

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who desire to retain, reclaim, and reshape-rather than reject-their faith. In their employment and in their interactions

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Feminism And Islamic Fundamentalism : feminism, this book looks at what happens...

Feminism and Islamic Fundamentalism : on postmodernism and feminism, this book looks

Feminism and Islamic Fundamentalism what happens when these modes of analysis are jointly employed to illuminate the sexual politics of Islam.As...

Author : Hiadeh Moghissi

jointly employed to illuminate the sexual politics of Islam.As a religion, Islam has been demonized for its

Publisher : Zed Books

Islam.As a religion, Islam has been demonized for its gender practices like no other. This book analyzes

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like no other. This book analyzes that Orientalism, with particular reference to representations of Muslim women and

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What Kind Of Liberation? : ...

What Kind of Liberation? :

What Kind of Liberation? ...

Author : Nadje Al-Ali, Nicola Pratt

Publisher : Univ of California Press

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Do Muslim Women Need Saving? : mindset that has justified all manner of foreign...

Do Muslim Women Need Saving? : indictment of a mindset that has justified all

Do Muslim Women Need Saving? manner of foreign interference, including military invasion, in the name of rescuing women from Islam. It...

Author : Lila Abu-Lughod

the name of rescuing women from Islam. It offers a detailed, moving portrait of the actual

Publisher : Harvard University Press

offers a detailed, moving portrait of the actual experiences of ordinary Muslim women, and of the

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Muslim women, and of the contingencies with which they live.

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Bound To Secrecy : secret mission: to investigate the...

Bound to Secrecy : town with a secret mission:

Bound to Secrecy mysterious disappearance of the police chief. The locals, however - police force and citizens...

Author : Vamba Sherif

however - police force and citizens alike - are far from happy about his

Publisher : HopeRoad

are far from happy about his presence, and their hostility is increasing daily, threatening

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increasing daily, threatening to boil over. At the same time, Mawolo is drawn to

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Virgin Envy : at once valuable and detrimental, normative and...

Virgin Envy : its utter messiness. at once valuable and

Virgin Envy normative and deviant, undesirable and enviable. Virginity and its loss hold tremendous cultural...

Author : Jonathan A. Allan, Cristina Santos, Adriana Spahr

its loss hold tremendous cultural significance. For many, female virginity is still a

Publisher : Zed Books Ltd.

female virginity is still a universally accepted condition, something that is somehow bound

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somehow bound to the hymen, whereas male virginity is almost as elusive as

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A Woman In The Crossfire : jableh, samar yazbek witnessed the beginning four months...

A Woman in the Crossfire : coastal city of jableh, samar yazbek witnessed the

A Woman in the Crossfire beginning four months of the uprising first-hand and actively participated in a variety of...

Author : Samar Yazbek

actively participated in a variety of public actions and budding social movements. Throughout this

Publisher : Haus Publishing

and budding social movements. Throughout this period she kept a diary of personal reflections

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of personal reflections on, and observations of, this historic time. Because of the outspoken

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Dietland : woman saving up for weight loss...

Dietland : a reclusive young woman saving up

Dietland loss surgery when she gets drawn into a shadowy feminist guerilla group called "Jennifer"—equal partsBridget...

Author : Sarai Walker

shadowy feminist guerilla group called "Jennifer"—equal partsBridget Jones's Diary and Fight Club

Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Diary and Fight Club

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Sex And The Citadel : the orwell prize 'important, brave and necessary'...

Sex and the Citadel : and longlisted for the orwell prize 'important,

Sex and the Citadel and necessary' Naomi Wolf If you really want to know a people, start by...

Author : Shereen El Feki

to know a people, start by looking inside their bedrooms. As political change sweeps

Publisher : Random House

their bedrooms. As political change sweeps the streets and squares, parliaments and presidential palaces

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and presidential palaces of the Arab world, Shereen El Feki has been looking at

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Before She Sleeps : asia, gender selection, war and disease...

Before She Sleeps : of south west asia, gender selection,

Before She Sleeps disease have brought the ratio of women to men to alarmingly low...

Author : Bina Shah

men to alarmingly low levels. The government uses terror and technology to

Publisher : Delphinium

terror and technology to control its people, and women must take multiple

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multiple husbands to have more female children as quickly as possible. Yet

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