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Author Tijani, Ishaq.

Title Male domination, female revolt [electronic resource] : race, class, and gender in Kuwaiti women's fiction / by Ishaq Tijani.

Imprint Leiden ; Boston : Briil, 2009.


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 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xii, 165 p.
Series Women and gender, the Middle East and the Islamic world, 1570-7628 ; v. 8
Women and gender, the Middle East and the Islamic world ; v. 8.
Note Revision of the author's thesis (doctoral)--University of Edinburgh, 2005.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Modern Arabic fiction in Kuwait : emergence and development -- The Kuwaiti female literary tradition : an overview -- Male domination, female fury in Kuwaiti women's short stories -- Subverting patriarchy : women's defiance and solidarity in Layl al-'Uthmn's Wasmiyya takhruj min al-bahr -- Race, class, war, and gender in ayyiba al-Ibrhm's Mudhakkirt khdim -- Culture and gender : sexuality, femininity, and identity in Fawziyya S. al-Slim's Muzn.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Arabic fiction -- Kuwait -- History and criticism.
Arabic fiction -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
Arabic fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Women in literature.
Race in literature.
Social classes in literature.
Sex role in literature.
Patriarchy in literature.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9789004167797 (hardback : alk. paper)
900416779X (hardback : alk. paper)

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