Taylor & Francis India: Middle East Gender

  • Art, Awakening, and Modernity in the Middle East: The Arab Nude book cover

    Art, Awakening, and Modernity in the Middle East

    The Arab Nude, 1st Edition

    Edited by Octavian Esanu

    This edited scholarly volume offers a perspective on the history of the genre of the nude in the Middle East and includes contributions written by scholars from several disciplines (art history, history, anthropology). Each chapter provides a distinct perspective on the early days of the fine arts…

    Paperback – 2020-03-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Art History

  • Women and Leadership in Islamic Law: A Critical Analysis of Classical Legal Texts book cover

    Women and Leadership in Islamic Law

    A Critical Analysis of Classical Legal Texts, 1st Edition

    By David Solomon Jalajel

    Islamic law has traditionally prohibited women from being prayer leaders and heads of state. A small number of Muslims today are beginning to challenge this stance, but they face considerable opposition from the broader Muslim community.‘Women and Leadership in Islamic Law’ examines the assumption…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Politics and Gender Identity in Turkey: Centralised Islam for Socio-Economic Control book cover

    Politics and Gender Identity in Turkey

    Centralised Islam for Socio-Economic Control, 1st Edition

    By Umut Korkut, Hande Eslen-Ziya

    The creation of Turkish nationhood, citizenship, economic transformation, the forceful removal of minorities and national homogenisation, gender rights, the position of armed forces in politics, and the political and economic integration of Kurdish minority in Turkish polity have all received major…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Women in Sufism: Female Religiosities in a Transnational Order book cover

    Women in Sufism

    Female Religiosities in a Transnational Order, 1st Edition

    By Marta Dominguez Diaz

    Exploring the diverse myriad of female religious identities that exist within the various branches of the Moroccan Sufi Order, Qādiriyya Būdshīshiyya, today, this book evidences a wide array of religious identities, from those more typical of Berber culture, to those characterised by a ‘sober’…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Women’s Empowerment in Turkey and Beyond book cover

    Women’s Empowerment in Turkey and Beyond

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kursat Cinar

    Women’s Empowerment in Turkey and Beyond offers a methodologically, theoretically, and empirically rich analysis of women’s empowerment in male-dominated societies, juxtaposing the Turkish case in comparative perspective. The volume explores institutional and societal obstacles against women’s…

    Hardback – 2019-12-03
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Queer Development Studies book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Queer Development Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Corinne L. Mason

    Around the world lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, intersex and queer individuals are subjected to violence and intimidation based on their real or perceived sexuality, gender identity or expression. With those most at risk of human rights violations often living in areas of low economic development,…

    Paperback – 2019-10-26
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Women in the Cinemas of Iran and Turkey: As Images and as Image-Makers book cover

    Women in the Cinemas of Iran and Turkey

    As Images and as Image-Makers, 1st Edition

    By Gönül Dönmez-Colin

    This volume compares the cinemas of Iran and Turkey in terms of the presence and absence of women on both sides of the camera. From a critical point of view, it provides detailed readings of works by both male and female film-makers, emphasizing issues facing women's film-making. Presenting an…

    Hardback – 2019-08-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Middle East Film and Media

  • The Poetry of Arab Women from the Pre-Islamic Age to Andalusia book cover

    The Poetry of Arab Women from the Pre-Islamic Age to Andalusia

    1st Edition

    By Wessam Elmeligi

    This is a compilation of poetry written by Arabic women poets from pre-Islamic times to the end of the Abbasid caliphate and Andalusia, and offers translations of over 200 poets together with literary commentary on the poets and their poetry. This critical anthology presents the poems of more than…

    Hardback – 2019-06-11
    Routledge
    Focus on Global Gender and Sexuality

  • Women and the Digitally-Mediated Revolution in the Middle East: Applying Digital Methods book cover

    Women and the Digitally-Mediated Revolution in the Middle East

    Applying Digital Methods, 1st Edition

    By C. L. Bernardi

    This book applies digital methods of analysis to the study of the impact of digital technologies on the social and political spheres of women in Saudi Arabia and Egypt. These countries have been early embracers of digital technologies in the Middle East, and are therefore useful cases to examine…

    Hardback – 2019-03-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

  • Arabs at Home and in the World: Human Rights, Gender Politics, and Identity book cover

    Arabs at Home and in the World

    Human Rights, Gender Politics, and Identity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Karla M. McKanders

    This volume brings together an interdisciplinary group of scholars from the United States, the Middle East, and North Africa, to discuss and critically analyze the intersection of gender and human rights laws as applied to individuals of Arab descent. It seeks to raise consciousness at the…

    Hardback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Prostitution, Pornography and Trafficking in Women: Israel's Blood Money book cover

    Prostitution, Pornography and Trafficking in Women

    Israel's Blood Money, 1st Edition

    Edited by Esther Hertzog, Erella Shadmi

    This book critically analyzes the sex industry in Israel, using feminist concepts and scholarship to elaborate on the power of prostitution to shape a world in which women are objects for fulfilling men's desires. A comprehensive collection of research-based articles that examine prostitution,…

    Hardback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • A Gendered Approach to the Syrian Refugee Crisis book cover

    A Gendered Approach to the Syrian Refugee Crisis

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jane Freedman, Zeynep Kivilcim, Nurcan Özgür Baklacıoğlu

    The refugee crisis that began in 2015 has seen thousands of refugees attempting to reach Europe, principally from Syria. The dangers and difficulties of this journey have been highlighted in the media, as have the political disagreements within Europe over the way to deal with the problem. However,…

    Paperback – 2019-01-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development, Mobilities and Migration

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