Women in the Middle East
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Women in the Middle East Perceptions, Realities, and Struggles for Liberation by Haleh Afshar

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English


  • Sociology Of Women,
  • Feminism,
  • Middle East,
  • Muslim women,
  • Social conditions,
  • Women,
  • Sociology

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages250
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10385348M
ISBN 100312079214
ISBN 109780312079215

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