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The Resource What is veiling?, Sahar Amer

What is veiling?, Sahar Amer

Label
What is veiling?
Title
What is veiling?
Statement of responsibility
Sahar Amer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the practice of veiling in Muslim culture, discussing its history, its religious, social, and political significance, and its importance to both conservative and progressive Muslim women as a symbol of commitment to their beliefs. --Publishers description
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Summary
Examines the practice of veiling in Muslim culture, discussing its history, its religious, social, and political significance, and its importance to both conservative and progressive Muslim women as a symbol of commitment to their beliefs
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10356208
Cataloging source
DLC
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Amer, Sahar
Dewey number
297.5/76
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Islamic civilization and Muslim networks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hijab (Islamic clothing)
  • Veils
  • Muslim women
  • Hijab (Islamic clothing)
  • Muslim women
  • Veils
Target audience
adult
Label
What is veiling?, Sahar Amer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-224) 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
Understanding veiling in Islamic sacred texts -- What do progressive Muslims say about veiling? -- Politics and sociocultural practices of veiling -- Veiling in Euro-American societies -- Veils, harems, and the mission to civilize -- Veiling in Western Europe today -- Veiling in the United States of America today -- Veiling in the world and words of women -- Veiling and feminism -- Islamic fashion, beauty pageants, and Muslim dolls -- Veiling through the arts
Control code
ocn872139165
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 234 pages
Isbn
9781469617756
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014007168
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)872139165
Label
What is veiling?, Sahar Amer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-224) 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
Understanding veiling in Islamic sacred texts -- What do progressive Muslims say about veiling? -- Politics and sociocultural practices of veiling -- Veiling in Euro-American societies -- Veils, harems, and the mission to civilize -- Veiling in Western Europe today -- Veiling in the United States of America today -- Veiling in the world and words of women -- Veiling and feminism -- Islamic fashion, beauty pageants, and Muslim dolls -- Veiling through the arts
Control code
ocn872139165
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 234 pages
Isbn
9781469617756
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014007168
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)872139165

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