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The Resource A quiet revolution : the veil's resurgence, from the Middle East to America, Leila Ahmed

A quiet revolution : the veil's resurgence, from the Middle East to America, Leila Ahmed

Label
A quiet revolution : the veil's resurgence, from the Middle East to America
Title
A quiet revolution
Title remainder
the veil's resurgence, from the Middle East to America
Statement of responsibility
Leila Ahmed
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ahmed, Leila
Index
index present
LC call number
BP190.5.H44
LC item number
A46 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hijab (Islamic clothing)
  • Hijab (Islamic clothing)
  • Veils
  • Veils
  • Muslim women
  • Muslim women
Label
A quiet revolution : the veil's resurgence, from the Middle East to America, Leila Ahmed
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 307-338) and index
Contents
The islamic resurgence and the veil : from emergence to migration. Unveiling -- The veil's vanishing past -- The 1970s : seeds of the resurgence -- The new veil : converging influences -- The 1980s : exploring women's motivations -- Islamist connections -- Migrations -- The 1990s : a changing climate in America -- After 9/11 : new pathways in America. Prologue -- Backlash : the veil, the burka, and the clamor of war -- ISNA and the women of ISNA -- American Muslim women's activism in the twenty-first century
Control code
670481392
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 352 p.
Isbn
9780300170955
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010049535
System control number
(OCoLC)670481392
Label
A quiet revolution : the veil's resurgence, from the Middle East to America, Leila Ahmed
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 307-338) and index
Contents
The islamic resurgence and the veil : from emergence to migration. Unveiling -- The veil's vanishing past -- The 1970s : seeds of the resurgence -- The new veil : converging influences -- The 1980s : exploring women's motivations -- Islamist connections -- Migrations -- The 1990s : a changing climate in America -- After 9/11 : new pathways in America. Prologue -- Backlash : the veil, the burka, and the clamor of war -- ISNA and the women of ISNA -- American Muslim women's activism in the twenty-first century
Control code
670481392
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 352 p.
Isbn
9780300170955
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010049535
System control number
(OCoLC)670481392

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