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Title Geographies of Muslim women : gender, religion, and space / edited by Ghazi-Walid Falah & Caroline Nagel.

Publication Info. New York : The Guilford Press, [2005]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  305.4869 G345G    Check Shelf
Description vii, 337 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents Growing up in Gilgit: exploring the nature of girlhood in northern Pakistan / Sarah J. Halverson -- (Re)Defining public spaces through developmental education for Afghan women / Naheed Gina Aaftaab -- A space of her own : women, work, and desire in an Afghan nomad community / Diana K. Davis -- Changing identities and changing spaces in village landscapes of settled pastoralists in eastern Morocco / Susanne H. Steinmann -- Transnational Islam : Indonesian migrant domestic workers in Saudi Arabia / Rachel Silvey -- Moral geographies and women's freedom : rethinking freedom discourse in the Moroccan context / Amy Freeman -- Negotiating spaces of the home, the education system and the labor market : the case of young, working-class, British-Pakistani Muslim women / Robina Mohammad -- Islamism, democracy and the political production of the headscarf issue in Turkey / Anna Secor -- Social transformation and Islamic reinterpretation in northern Somalia : the women's mosque in Gabiley / Abdi Ismail Samatar -- Contesting space : gendered discourse and labor among Lebanese women / Malek Abisaab -- Writing place and gender in novels by Tunisian women writers / Marc Brosseau and Leila Ayari -- The visual representation of Muslim/Arab women in the daily newspapers in the United States / Ghazi-Walid Falah.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Muslim women.
Women -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Islamic countries.
Human geography.
Added Author Falah, Ghazi-Walid.
Nagel, Caroline Rose.
ISBN 1572301341 paperback
9781572301344 paperback
1593851839 cloth
9781593851835 cloth
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