Victims and Heroines

Women, Welfare and the Egyptian State

Iman Bibars

Victims and Heroines

Iman Bibars

Distributed for Zed Books

224 pages | 5.4375 x 8.5
Paper $44.95 ISBN: 9781856499354 Published June 2001 For sale in North and South America only
Contents
1. Introduction: Gendering the State
2. The Feminist Researcher Among the Women 3. Defining Female Headship
4. Women, Welfare and the State
5. The Politics of Exclusion
6. Beyond the Veil: Religion and Welfare
7. Women as Victims, Women as Survivors?
8. Conclusion
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