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The Resource Writing women's worlds : Bedouin stories

Writing women's worlds : Bedouin stories

Label
Writing women's worlds : Bedouin stories
Title
Writing women's worlds
Title remainder
Bedouin stories
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • Abu-Lughod, a Palestinian American anthropologist and author of Veiled Sentiments: Honor and Poetry in a Bedouin Society (Univ. of California Pr., 1986), is well known for her research on Arab women. In this second book based on her fieldwork among the Awlad Ali Bedouin in northwestern Egypt, she hopes to convey in greater depth the richness and complexity of these Bedouin women's lives through their stories, songs, poetry, and essays
  • Social sciences
  • Folklore
Language note
Some poems and songs in Arabic with English translations
Label
Writing women's worlds : Bedouin stories
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previous ed.: 1993
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-267)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Patrilineality -- Polygyny -- Reproduction -- Patrilateral parallel-cousin marriage -- Honor and shame
Control code
25463238
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
15th.
Extent
xxxvii, 267 pages
Isbn
9780520256514
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 25463238
  • (Sirsi) 25463238
Label
Writing women's worlds : Bedouin stories
Publication
Note
Previous ed.: 1993
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-267)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Patrilineality -- Polygyny -- Reproduction -- Patrilateral parallel-cousin marriage -- Honor and shame
Control code
25463238
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
15th.
Extent
xxxvii, 267 pages
Isbn
9780520256514
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 25463238
  • (Sirsi) 25463238

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