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Title Women's rights in the Middle East and North Africa : citizenship and justice / edited by Sameena Nazir and Leigh Tomppert
Published New York : Freedom House ; Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, [2005]
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 367 pages) : maps
Series Freedom in the World
Freedom in the World
Contents Challenging inequality : obstacles and opportunities towards women's rights in the Middle East and North Africa / Sameena Nazir -- Impact of public attitudes / Brian Katulis -- Tables and graphs -- Introduction to country reports -- Algeria -- Bahrain -- Egypt -- Iraq -- Jordan -- Kuwait -- Lebanon -- Libya -- Morocco -- Oman -- Palestine (Palestinian authority and Israeli-occupied territories) -- Qatar -- Saudi Arabia -- Syria -- Tunisia -- United Arab Emirates -- Yemen -- Survey methodology -- Checklist questions -- Ratings and scoring system
Summary Freedom House has launched a new, comprehensive study titled Women's Rights in the Middle East and North Africa: Citizenship and Justice. The overarching goal of this survey is to facilitate and support national and international efforts to empower women in the Middle East and North Africa. The study presents a comparative evaluation of women's rights in 17 selected countries and territories through a set of numerical scores, analytical narrative reports, and vital statistics
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Women -- Africa, North -- Social conditions.
Women -- Middle East -- Social conditions.
Women's rights -- Africa, North.
Women's rights -- Middle East.
Form Electronic book
Author Nazir, Sameena.
Tomppert, Leigh.
ISBN 1461622468 (electronic bk.)
9781461622468 (electronic bk.)
(hardcover ; alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)
(hardcover ; alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)
Other Titles Citizenship and justice