Gender and violence in the Middle East / David Ghanim.

Ghanim, David. (Author).

  • ISBN: 9780313359958 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0313359954 (alk. paper)
  • Description: xii, 265 p. ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2009.

Available copies

  • 4 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

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Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. [249]-258) and index.
Contents Note: Introduction : internalizing Middle Eastern violence -- Violence against women in the Middle East -- Crime and honor -- Islam, gender, and violence -- Gender alienation -- Gender and power -- Power and price -- Violence, victimization, and conformity -- Gender, resistance, and subversion -- Status and victimization -- Patriarchy and agency -- Authoritarian family structure -- Gender and authoritarian social contract -- Gender and authoritarian politics -- Gender, authoritarianism, and violence -- Conclusion : toward gender reconciliation.