Paper $58.95 ISBN: 9781856495141 Published September 1997 For sale in North and South America only
Cloth $86.95 ISBN: 9781856495134 Published September 1997 For sale in North and South America only

The Nawal El Saadawi Reader

Nawal El Saadawi

The Nawal El Saadawi Reader

Nawal El Saadawi

Distributed for Zed Books

304 pages | 5.4375 x 8.5 | © 1997  
Paper $58.95 ISBN: 9781856495141 Published September 1997 For sale in North and South America only
Cloth $86.95 ISBN: 9781856495134 Published September 1997 For sale in North and South America only
Contents
Acknowledgements
Introduction

Part One: Gendering South-North Politics
1. Women and the Poor: The challenge of global justice
2. Women in the South in Relation to Women in the North
3. Women’s Voice in the North-South Dialogue
4. The Enigmatic South: Different stages of development
5. Cairo ’94 and the Dignity of Feeding Oneself

Part Two: Women’s Health
6. Women and Health in the Arab World
7. The Bitter Lot of Women: An interview

Part Three: Women/Islam/Fundamentalisms
8. Women and Islam
9. Islamic Fundamentalism and Women
10. The Impact of Fanatic Religious Thought: A story of a young Egyptian Muslim woman
11. Fundamentalism: Old friend, new enemy

Part Four: Orientalizing Women
12. Why Keep Asking Me About My Identity?
13. Women, Religion and Literature: Bridging the cultural gap
14. Women and Development: A critical view of the Wellesley Conference

Part Five: Decolonizing the Imagination
15. Dissidence and Creativity
16. Culture in the Dialogue of Civilizations
17. Democracy, Creativity and African Literature
18. Creative Women in Changing Societies
19. Prosecutive Journalism
20. Seeking the True Colour of Things

Part Six: Women Organizing for Change
21. Arab Women and Politics
22. Women in Resistance: The Arab world
23. Women and Politics in Britain

Index
 
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