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Nine parts of desire

By: Brooks, Geraldine

Price: $6.50

Publisher: New York : Anchor Books, 1996.:

Seller ID: BB0237847

ISBN: 0385475772

Condition: VG

With a New Afterword As a prizewinning foreign correspondent for "The Wall Street Journal," Geraldine Brooks spent six years covering the Middle East through wars, insurrections, and the volcanic upheaval of resurgent fundamentalism. Yet for her, headline events were only the backdrop to a less obvious but more enduring drama: the daily life of Muslim women. Nine Parts of Desire""is the story of Brooks' intrepid journey toward an understanding of the women behind the veils, and of the often contradictory political, religious, and cultural forces that shape their lives. Defying our stereoty... View more info

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In Search Of Islamic Feminism: One Woman's Global Journey

By: Elizabeth Warnock Fernea

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Anchor, 2002:

Seller ID: BB0261362

ISBN: 0385488580

Condition: vg

"Islamic feminism" would seem a contradiction in terms to most Westerners. We are taught to think of Islam as a culture wherein social code and religious law alike force women to accept male authority and surrender to the veil. How could feminism emerge under such a code, let alone flourish? Now, traveling throughout Central Asia, Africa, and the Middle East, as well as Islamic communities in the United States, acclaimed Arab Studies scholar and bestselling author Elizabeth Fernea sets out to answer that question. Fernea's dialogue with friends, colleagues, and acquaintances prompts a rang... View more info

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Who Speaks for Islam?: What a Billion Muslims Really Think

By: Esposito, John L. ; Dalia Mogahed

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Gallup Press, March 2008:

Seller ID: BB0260591

ISBN: 1595620176

Condition: vg/vg

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Jasmine and stars

By: Keshavarz, Fatemeh

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c2007.:

Seller ID: BB0236467

ISBN: 0807831093

Condition: vg/vg

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The Place of Tolerance in Islam

By: Khaled Abou El Fadl ; Joshua Cohen ; Ian Lague

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Beacon, November 2002:

Seller ID: BB0252870

ISBN: 0807002291

Condition: vg-

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Understanding Islam: An Introduction to the Muslim World

By: Lippman, Thomas W.

Price: $2.50

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd, 1991:

Seller ID: BB0258870

ISBN: 0451627601

Condition: vg

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