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Velvet Jihad: Muslim Women's Quiet Resistance to Islamic Fundamentalism

In Velvet Jihad Faegheh Shirazi reveals the creative strategies Muslim women have adopted to quietly fight against those who would limit their growing rights.

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Palestinian Women and Politics in Israel

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The Idea of Women in Fundamentalist Islam

The only study that compiles and critiques the gender theory of the major Islamic fundamentalists.

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Colonial Encounters among English and Palestinian Women, 1800–1948

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Woman's Identity and the Qur'an: A New Reading

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The Veil Unveiled: The Hijab in Modern Culture

This provocative book demonstrates that the veil, the garment known in Islamic cultures as the hijab, holds within its folds a semantic versatility that goes far beyond current clichés and homogenous representations. Whether seen as erotic or as romantic,

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The Making of the Modern Iranian Woman: Gender, State Policy, and Popular Culture, 1865-1946

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Doria Shafik, Egyptian Feminist: A Woman Apart

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The Mobilization of Muslim Women in Egypt