Remaking women : feminism and modernity in the Middle East / edited by Lila Abu-Lughod.

Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Abu-Lughod, Lila.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c1998.
Series:Princeton studies in culture/power/history
Subjects:
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: Feminist Longings and Postcolonial Conditions / Lila Abu-Lughod
  • Women, Medicine, and Power in Nineteenth-Century Egypt / Khaled Fahmy
  • 'A'isha Taymur's Tears and the Critique of the Modernist and the Feminist Discourses on Nineteenth-Century Egypt / Mervat Hatem
  • Crafting an Educated Housewife in Iran / Afsaneh Najmabadi
  • Schooled Mothers and Structured Play: Child Rearing in Turn-of-the-Century Egypt / Omnia Shakry
  • The Egyptian Lives of Jeanne d'Arc / Marilyn Booth
  • Eluding the Feminist, Overthrowing the Modern? Transformations in Twentieth-Century Iran / Zohreh T. Sullivan
  • The Marriage of Feminism and Islamism in Egypt: Selective Repudiation as a Dynamic of Postcolonial Cultural Politics / Lila Abu-Lughod
  • Afterword: Some Awkward Questions on Women and Modernity in Turkey / Deniz Kandiyoti.