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Author Talhami, Ghada Hashem.

Title Historical dictionary of women in the Middle East and North Africa / Ghada Talhami
Published Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (xxxi, 407 pages)
Series Historical dictionaries of women in the world
Historical dictionaries of women in the world.
Contents Editor's Foreword; Acknowledgments; Reader's Note; Acronyms and Abbreviations; Chronology; Introduction; THE DICTIONARY; Bibliography; About the Author
Summary The Historical Dictionary of Women in the Middle East and North Africa includes a chronology, an introductory essay, an extensive bibliography, and a dictionary section that has over 400 cross-referenced entries on various aspects of Middle Eastern feminism and culture, touching upon religious themes such as Sharia laws, Islamic marriage, divorce, and inheritance practices. This book is an excellent access point for students, researchers, and anyone wanting to know more about the culture and history of women in the Middle
Bibliography Includes a chronology, an introductory essay, an extensive bibliography, and a dictionary section that has cross-referenced entries on various aspects of Middle Eastern feminism and culture, touching upon religious themes such as Sharia laws, Islamic marriage, divorce, and inheritance practices
Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Women -- Africa, North -- History -- Dictionaries.
Women -- Middle East -- History -- Dictionaries.
Genre/Form Dictionaries.
History.
Dictionaries.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 081087086X (electronic bk.)
9780810870864 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Women in the Middle East and North Africa