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What is veiling? /
Sahar Amer.
imprint
Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2014]
description
xii, 234 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
ISBN
1469617757 (cloth : alk. paper), 1469617765 (ebook), 9781469617756 (cloth : alk. paper), 9781469617763 (ebook)
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Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2014]
Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, c2014.
isbn
1469617757 (cloth : alk. paper)
1469617765 (ebook)
9781469617756 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781469617763 (ebook)
standard identifier
40023955593
contents note
Understanding veiling in Islamic sacred texts -- What do progressive Muslims say about veiling? -- Politics and sociocultural practices of veiling -- Veiling in Euro-American societies -- Veils, harems, and the mission to civilize -- Veiling in Western Europe today -- Veiling in the United States of America today -- Veiling in the world and words of women -- Veiling and feminism -- Islamic fashion, beauty pageants, and Muslim dolls -- Veiling through the arts.
catalogue key
9908373
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

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