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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
Dewey number
297.5/76
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 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 burkah, and the clamor of war -- Isna and the women of isna -- American Muslim women's activism in the twenty-first century
Control code
ocn670481392
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
viii, 352 p.
Isbn
9780300170955
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010049535
Label
A quiet revolution : the veil's resurgence, from the Middle East to America, Leila Ahmed
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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 burkah, and the clamor of war -- Isna and the women of isna -- American Muslim women's activism in the twenty-first century
Control code
ocn670481392
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
viii, 352 p.
Isbn
9780300170955
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010049535

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