The Resource Price of honor : Muslim women lift the veil of silence on the Islamic world, Jan Goodwin

Price of honor : Muslim women lift the veil of silence on the Islamic world, Jan Goodwin

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Price of honor : Muslim women lift the veil of silence on the Islamic world
Title
Price of honor
Title remainder
Muslim women lift the veil of silence on the Islamic world
Statement of responsibility
Jan Goodwin
Title variation
Muslim women lift the veil of silence on the Islamic world
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Synopsis: Based upon interviews conducted in ten Islamic countries, this book for the general reader describes the daily oppression experienced by women living under fundamentalist rule. Journalist Goodwin reports on how women are submitting to or fighting against such practices as polygamy, arranged child marriages and the wearing of the chador
Cataloging source
DLC
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Goodwin, Jan
Dewey number
305.48/6971
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1170
LC item number
.G66 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Muslim women
  • Women
  • Women
  • Middle East
  • Musulmanes
  • Musulmanes
  • Femmes
  • Femmes
  • Féminisme
  • Muslim women
  • Social conditions
  • Women
  • Women
  • Islamic countries
  • Middle East
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Price of honor : Muslim women lift the veil of silence on the Islamic world, Jan Goodwin
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Publication
Note
  • Originally published: Boston : Little, Brown, 1994
  • Includes 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
  • Afghanistan: "When you can't beat the donkey, beat the saddle"
  • Chapter 5:
  • Iran: there is no fun in Islam
  • Chapter 6:
  • United Arab Emirates: the playground of the gulf
  • Chapter 7:
  • Kuwait: a war of independence
  • Chapter 8:
  • Muslim missionaries, American converts
  • Chapter 9:
  • Acknowledgments
  • Saudi Arabia: the custodians of the two holiest places
  • Chapter 10:
  • Iraq: a nation of fear
  • Chapter 11:
  • Jordan: when Islam is the solution
  • Chapter 12:
  • Israeli occupied territories: next year in Jerusalem
  • Chapter 13:
  • Egypt: the mother of the world
  • Chapter 14:
  • Chapter 1:
  • Epilogue
  • Index
  • Fundamentally different?
  • Chapter 2:
  • Muslims, the first feminists
  • Chapter 3:
  • Pakistan: one step forward, two steps back
  • Chapter 4:
Extent
1 online resource (363 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
1 map)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035684813
Label
Price of honor : Muslim women lift the veil of silence on the Islamic world, Jan Goodwin
Link
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: Boston : Little, Brown, 1994
  • Includes 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
  • Afghanistan: "When you can't beat the donkey, beat the saddle"
  • Chapter 5:
  • Iran: there is no fun in Islam
  • Chapter 6:
  • United Arab Emirates: the playground of the gulf
  • Chapter 7:
  • Kuwait: a war of independence
  • Chapter 8:
  • Muslim missionaries, American converts
  • Chapter 9:
  • Acknowledgments
  • Saudi Arabia: the custodians of the two holiest places
  • Chapter 10:
  • Iraq: a nation of fear
  • Chapter 11:
  • Jordan: when Islam is the solution
  • Chapter 12:
  • Israeli occupied territories: next year in Jerusalem
  • Chapter 13:
  • Egypt: the mother of the world
  • Chapter 14:
  • Chapter 1:
  • Epilogue
  • Index
  • Fundamentally different?
  • Chapter 2:
  • Muslims, the first feminists
  • Chapter 3:
  • Pakistan: one step forward, two steps back
  • Chapter 4:
Extent
1 online resource (363 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
1 map)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035684813

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