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Author Mai, Mukhtar.

Uniform Title Deshonoree. English
Title In the name of honor : a memoir / Mukhtar Mai, with Marie-Therese Cuny ; translated by Linda Coverdale ; foreword by Nicholas D. Kristof.

Imprint New York : Atria Books, 2006.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PHS Non-Fiction  362.883 MAI    ---  Available
Edition 1st Atria Books hardcover ed.
Description xvi, 172 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Note Translation of: Deshonoree.
Translated from the French.
Indexed In: Booklist, October 2006
Summary Mukhtar Mai chronicles the events surrounding her 2002 gang rape in the impoverished village of Meerwala and her decision to stand up to her attackers, describing how she overcame the fear she felt and how her actions influenced the feminist movement in Pakistan.
Audience Adult Follett Library Resources
Subject Mai, Mukhtar.
Victims of crimes -- Pakistan -- Biography.
Women -- Pakistan -- Biography.
Sex discrimination -- Pakistan.
Women -- Pakistan -- Social conditions.
Feminism -- Pakistan.
Added Author Cuny, Marie-Therese.
ISBN 1416532285

 
    
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