Islamic Feminism in Kuwait

The Politics and Paradoxes

  • Authors
  • Alessandra L. González

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Alessandra L. González
    Pages 1-21
  3. Alessandra L. González
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  4. Alessandra L. González
    Pages 81-110
  5. Alessandra L. González
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  6. Alessandra L. González
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  7. Alessandra L. González
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  8. Back Matter
    Pages 209-254

About this book

Introduction

Drawing on interviews and fieldwork in Kuwait and throughout the Arabian Peninsula, this book explores what cultural elites in the Arab Gulf region have to say about women's political and cultural rights and how their faith is or is not related to their politics.

Keywords

feminism Islam Islamic feminism methodology politics Tradition women

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