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Title Gender and violence in the Middle East [electronic resource] / edited by Moha Ennaji and Fatima Sadiqi.

Imprint Abingdon, Oxon ; New York : Routledge, 2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xvii, 279 p.
Series UCLA center for Middle East development (CMED) ; 4
UCLA Center for Middle East Development series ; 4.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: contextualizing gender and violence in the Middle East / Moha Ennaji and Fatima Sadiqi -- Conceptualization and theoretical background. Feminist anthropological perspectives on violence / Patricia Zuckerhut -- Armed conflict and gender-based violence. Counter-narratives of Palestinian women : the construction of her-story and the politics of fear / Nadera Shalhoub-Kevorkian ; Gender, youth and institutional support in the occupied Palestinian territories / Islah Jad ; Impact of armed conflict on gender roles in Lebanon / Lamia Rustum Shehadeh -- Politics, war, and violence against women in Iraq and Afghanistan. War and gender in Bathist Iraq / Achim Rohde ; Violence against Afghan women : tradition, religion, conflict, and war / Anne E. Brodsky -- Religious and social violence against women. Religious-based violence against women, and feminist responses : Iran, Afghanistan, and Algeria / Valentine M. Moghadam ; Strategy in the battles over her : Islamism and secularism / Sherifa Zuhur ; Reproductive health correlates of intimate partner violence in Jordan / Cari Jo Clark -- Gender-based discrimination and legal reform. Legal reforms on violence against women in Turkey : best practices / Pinar Ilkkaracan and Liz Ercevik Amado ; Violence against women in Morocco : advances, contentions, and strategies to combat it / Moha Ennaji -- Language, sexual harassment and media. Women and the violence of stereotypes in Morocco / Fatima Sadiqi ; Dismantling the discourses of war : Palestinian women filmmakers address violence / Nadia Yaqub.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Women -- Violence against -- Middle East.
Women -- Violence against -- Africa, North.
Sex discrimination against men -- Middle East.
Sex discrimination against men -- Africa, North.
Patriarchy -- Middle East.
Patriarchy -- Africa, North.
Sex role -- Middle East.
Sex role -- Africa, North.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Ennaji, Moha.
Sadiqi, Fatima.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0415594103
9780415594110 (pbk.)
0415594111 (pbk.)
9780203830727 (e-book)

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