Veiled Sentiments

Veiled Sentiments

Author: Lila Abu-Lughod

Publisher: Univ of California Press

ISBN: 0520224736

Category: Social Science

Page: 362

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"A truly extraordinary book--beautifully and modestly written, remarkably insightful, consistently compelling." --Edward Said, author of Out of Place: A Memoir
Veiled Sentiments
Language: en
Pages: 362
Authors: Lila Abu-Lughod
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

"A truly extraordinary book--beautifully and modestly written, remarkably insightful, consistently compelling." --Edward Said, author of Out of Place: A Memoir
Selected Ghinnawas from Veiled Sentiments: Honor and Poetry in a Bedouin Society
Language: en
Pages: 28
Authors: Lila Abu-Lughod, Artaud's Elbow
Categories: Arabic poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher:

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Remaking Women
Language: en
Pages: 313
Authors: Lila Abu-Lughod
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-07-01 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

Contrary to popular perceptions, newly veiled women across the Middle East are just as much products and symbols of modernity as the upper- and middle-class women who courageously took off the veil almost a century ago. To make this point, these essays focus on the "woman question" in the Middle
Writing Women's Worlds
Language: en
Pages: 302
Authors: Lila Abu-Lughod
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

True stories of Bedouin women in Egypt
Veiled Sentiments
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Professor of Sociology and Historical Studies Janet L Abu-Lughod, Lila Abu-Lughod
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1986 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

A beautifully-written--almost poetic--ethnography of the Bedouins in Egypt as well as a study of gender relations through analysis of their oral lyric poetry.