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The Resource The veil : women writers on its history, lore, and politics, edited by Jennifer Heath

The veil : women writers on its history, lore, and politics, edited by Jennifer Heath

Label
The veil : women writers on its history, lore, and politics
Title
The veil
Title remainder
women writers on its history, lore, and politics
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jennifer Heath
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
391.4/1
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GT2112
LC item number
.V45 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Heath, Jennifer
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Veils
  • Veils
  • Veils in literature
  • Voiles (Coiffures)
  • Voiles (Coiffures)
  • Voiles (Coiffures) dans la littérature
  • Sluiers
  • Vrouwen
  • Culturele aspecten
Label
The veil : women writers on its history, lore, and politics, edited by Jennifer Heath
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Jennifer Heath -- From her royal body the robe was removed : the blessings of the veil and the trauma of forced unveilings in the Middle East / Mohja Kahf -- Shattered vessels that contain sparks of the divine : unveiling Hasidic women's dress code / Barbara Goldman Carrel -- Going the whole nine yards : vignettes of the veil in India / Roxanne Kamayani Gupta -- Out of the cloister : unveiling to better serve the Gospel / Laurene M. Lafontaine -- The Amish veil : symbol of separation and community / Jana M. Hawley -- "What is subordinated, dominates" : mourning, magic, masks, and male veiling / Jennifer Heath -- I just want to be me : issues in identity for one American Muslim woman / Pamela K. Taylor -- "She freed and floated on the air" : Salome and her dance of the seven veils / Shireen Malik -- "He hath couerd my soule inwarde and myn heed with a veyle" : veiling in medieval Europe and the early church / Désirée G. Koslin -- Nubo : the wedding veil / Sarah C. Bell -- After Eden : the veil as a conduit to the internal / Eve Grubin -- Virtue and sin : an Arab Christian woman's perspective / Rita Stephan -- Drawing the line at modesty : my place in the order of things / Michelle Auerbach -- On the road : travels with my hijab / Maliha Masood -- Purdah, patriarchy, and the tropical sun : womanhood in India / Jasbir Jain -- The veil : from Persepolis / Marjane Satrapi -- Concealing and revealing female hair : veiling dynamics in contemporary Iran / Ashraf Zahedi -- That (Afghan) girl! : ideology unveiled in National geographic / Dinah Zeiger -- Burqas and bikinis : Islamic dress in newspaper cartoons / Kecia Ali -- Dress codes and modes : how Islamic is the veil? / Aisha Lee Fox Shaheed -- From veil to veil : "what's in a woman's head is a lot more important than what's on it" / Sherifa Zuhur -- Epilogue
Control code
721793
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 346 pages
Isbn
9780520255180
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007027035
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780520255180
  • (OCoLC)153773107
Label
The veil : women writers on its history, lore, and politics, edited by Jennifer Heath
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Jennifer Heath -- From her royal body the robe was removed : the blessings of the veil and the trauma of forced unveilings in the Middle East / Mohja Kahf -- Shattered vessels that contain sparks of the divine : unveiling Hasidic women's dress code / Barbara Goldman Carrel -- Going the whole nine yards : vignettes of the veil in India / Roxanne Kamayani Gupta -- Out of the cloister : unveiling to better serve the Gospel / Laurene M. Lafontaine -- The Amish veil : symbol of separation and community / Jana M. Hawley -- "What is subordinated, dominates" : mourning, magic, masks, and male veiling / Jennifer Heath -- I just want to be me : issues in identity for one American Muslim woman / Pamela K. Taylor -- "She freed and floated on the air" : Salome and her dance of the seven veils / Shireen Malik -- "He hath couerd my soule inwarde and myn heed with a veyle" : veiling in medieval Europe and the early church / Désirée G. Koslin -- Nubo : the wedding veil / Sarah C. Bell -- After Eden : the veil as a conduit to the internal / Eve Grubin -- Virtue and sin : an Arab Christian woman's perspective / Rita Stephan -- Drawing the line at modesty : my place in the order of things / Michelle Auerbach -- On the road : travels with my hijab / Maliha Masood -- Purdah, patriarchy, and the tropical sun : womanhood in India / Jasbir Jain -- The veil : from Persepolis / Marjane Satrapi -- Concealing and revealing female hair : veiling dynamics in contemporary Iran / Ashraf Zahedi -- That (Afghan) girl! : ideology unveiled in National geographic / Dinah Zeiger -- Burqas and bikinis : Islamic dress in newspaper cartoons / Kecia Ali -- Dress codes and modes : how Islamic is the veil? / Aisha Lee Fox Shaheed -- From veil to veil : "what's in a woman's head is a lot more important than what's on it" / Sherifa Zuhur -- Epilogue
Control code
721793
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 346 pages
Isbn
9780520255180
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007027035
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780520255180
  • (OCoLC)153773107

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