By Lila Abu-Lughod

Fida Adely, Gendered Paradoxes: Educating Jordanian Women in Nation, Faith, and Progress

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nadje Al-Ali and Nicola Pratt, What Kind of Liberation? Women and the Occupation of Iraq

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lara Deeb, An Enchanted Modern: Gender and Public Piety in Shi’i Lebanon

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Frances Hasso, Consuming Desires: Family Crisis and the State in the Middle East.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Amélie Le Renard, A Society of Young Women: Opportunities of Place, Power and Reform in Saudi Arabia

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Saba Mahmood, Politics of Piety: The Islamic Revival and the Feminist Subject

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ellen Anne McLarney, Soft Force: Women in Egypt’s Islamic Awakening

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Anne Meneley, Tournaments of Value: Sociability and Hierarchy in a Yemeni Town. (updated edition available December 2016)Meneley TournOfValue 20thAnn

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Zakia Salime, Between Feminism and Islam: Human Rights and Sharia Law in Morocco

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nadera Shalhoub-Kevorkian. Violence against Women in Conflict Zones in the Middle East: A Palestinian Case Study

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Abu Lughod Publicity 2014 c Martyn Gallina JonesLila Abu-Lughod is the Joseph L. Buttenwieser Professor of Social Science at Columbia University where she teaches in the Department of Anthropology and at the Institute for Research on Women, Gender, and Sexuality. She co-directs an initiative on Religion and the Global Framing of Gender Violence at the Center for the Study of Social Difference. A leading voice in debates about gender, Islam, feminism, and global power, her publications have been translated into fifteen languages. Her award-winning books, most based on longterm fieldwork in Egypt include Veiled Sentiments; Writing Women’s Worlds; Remaking Women: Feminism and Modernity in the Middle East; and Dramas of Nationhood. Her most recent book is Do Muslim Women Need Saving?

 

 

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