Gender, religion and change in the Middle East : two hundred years of history / edited by Inger Marie Okkenhaug and Ingvild Flaskerud.

Whether religion reinforces female oppression or provides opportunities for women, or a combination of both, depends on time, place and circumstance. This book seeks to contextualize women's roles within their religious traditions rather than through the lens of a dominant culture. This book pr...

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Other Authors: Okkenhaug, Inger Marie., Flaskerud, Ingvild.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Oxford ; New York : Berg, 2005.
Edition:English ed.
Series:Cross-cultural perspectives on women ; v. 26.
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