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Author Naguib, Nefissa, 1960-

Title Women, water and memory : recasting lives in Palestine / by Nefissa Naguib.

Publication Info. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2009.


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Description 1 online resource (xii, 173 pages) : illustrations.
Series Women and gender, the Middle East and the Islamic world, 1570-7628 ; v. 6
Women and gender, the Middle East and the Islamic world ; v. 6.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 163-167) and index.
Contents Glossary of Arabic Terms Often Used by the Women or Discussed in the Text; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgements; Fetching Water; Introduction; The Women and Their Stories; PART ONE ABOUT MUSHARAFAH; Chapter One Musharafah; Chapter Two Palestine -- A Contested Site; PART TWO LIFE WORLDS; Chapter Three Women, Water and Memory; Chapter Four Being in the World; Chapter Five Women and Places Outside; Chapter Six Telling Stories; Conclusion and Further Reflections; Bibliography; Index.
Summary Tells a different story about water. Against the backdrop of the end of the Ottoman Empire to Palestinian uprisings, this title features old Palestinian women who recount life before and after piped water. While talking about fetching and managing household water women talked about being women.
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Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
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Subject Women, Palestinian Arab -- Social life and customs.
Women storytellers -- Palestine.
Women, Palestinian Arab -- Social conditions.
Women and religion -- Palestine.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Women's Studies.
Soziale Situation.
Ländlicher Raum.
Other Form: Print version: Naguib, Nefissa, 1960- Women, water and memory. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2009 (DLC) 2008042419 (OCoLC)259716095
Standard No. 10.1163/ej.9789004167780.i-176 doi
ISBN 9789047442561 (electronic bk.)
9047442563 (electronic bk.)
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