Veiled Sentiments

Author: Lila Abu-Lughod
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520965981
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This thirtieth anniversary edition includes a new afterword that reflects on developments both in anthropology and in the lives of this community of Awlad 'Ali Bedouins, who find themselves increasingly enmeshed in national political and ...

Veiled Sentiments

Author: Lila Abu-Lughod
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520292499
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. . . Some books extend discussions, others launch them. This is one of the latter.”—Clifford Geertz “A truly extraordinary book—beautifully and modestly written, remarkably insightful, consistently compelling.”—Edward Said

Veiled Sentiments

Author: Lila Abu-Lughod
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520224735
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"A truly extraordinary book--beautifully and modestly written, remarkably insightful, consistently compelling." --Edward Said, author of Out of Place: A Memoir

Writing Women S Worlds

Author: Lila Abu-Lughod
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520934970
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She explores how the telling of stories of everyday life challenges the power of anthropological theory to render adequately the lives of others and the way feminist theory appropriates Third World women.

Nakba

Author: Ahmad H. Sa'di
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231509707
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By focusing on memories of the Nakba or "catastrophe" of 1948, in which hundreds of thousands of Palestinians were dispossessed to create the state of Israel, the contributors to this volume illuminate the contemporary Palestinian ...

Politics Of Piety

Author: Saba Mahmood
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9781400824564
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Not only is this book a sensitive ethnography of a critical but largely ignored dimension of the Islamic revival, it is also an unflinching critique of the secular-liberal principles by which some people hold such movements to account.

The Poetry Handbook

Author: John Lennard
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 9780191532733
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This second edition — revised, expanded, updated, and supported by a new companion website - confirm The Poetry Handbook as the best guide to poetry available in English.

Transnationalism Reversed

Author: Elora Halim Chowdhury
Publisher: SUNY Press
ISBN: 1438437536
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Examines transnational movement building through a focus on acid attacks and organizing against acid violence in Bangladesh.