eBook Historical Dictionary of Women in the Middle East and North Africa, 1st Edition

  • Ghada Talhami
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  • ISBN-10: 081087086X
  • ISBN-13: 9780810870864
  • DDC: 305.40956
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 440 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released April 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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THE HISTORICAL DICTIONARY OF WOMEN IN THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA includes a chronology, an introductory essay, an extensive bibliography, and a dictionary section that has over 400 cross-referenced entries on various aspects of Middle Eastern feminism and culture, touching upon religious themes such as Sharia laws, Islamic marriage, divorce, and inheritance practices.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Historical Dictionary.
Historical Dictionaries of Women in the World.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Editor’s Foreword.
Acknowledgments.
Reader’s Note.
Acronyms and Abbreviations.
Chronology.
Introduction.
1: Abd al-Hadi, Issam.
2: Abd al-Hadi, Tarab.
3: Abd al-Nasser, Hoda.
4: Abd al-Rahman, Aisha.
5: Abd al-Wahab, Fatima Bint Muhammad Ibn.
6: Abduh, Muhammad.
7: Abdul Raziq, Salwa.
8: Abdullah, Rania al-.
9: Abid, Nazik al-.
10: Abu Khadra, Salwa.
11: Abu Khaled, Fawziyya.
12: Abu Zeid, Hikmat.
13: Abu Zeid, Layla.
14: Adawiyah, Rabia al-.
15: Adham, Soraya.
16: Adnan, Etel.
17: Afghani, Jamal al-Din.
18: Afkhami, Mahnaz.
19: Aflatoun, Inji.
20: Agriculture, Women in.
21: Aicha, Lalla.
22: Aisha.
23: Aisha: Arab Women’s Forum (AAWF).
24: Ajamy, Mary.
25: Akhialiyah, Layla.
26: Akhras, Asma Fawwaz.
27: Algerian Family Code.
28: Algerian Revolution.
29: Ali, Farida Muhammad.
30: Ali, Princess Wijdan.
31: Alia, Queen of Jordan.
32: Alim, Raja.
33: Aliye, Fatima.
34: Alizadeh, Ghazaleh.
35: Alliance Israéalite Universelle (AIU).
36: Aloni, Shulamit Adler.
37: Alusi, Manal Younis.
38: Amara, Lamia Abbas al-.
39: Amin, Qassem.
40: Amini, Fatemeh.
41: Amir, Daisy al-.
42: Amiry, Suad.
43: Ammash, Huda.
44: Amr, Rayhana Bint Zeid Ibn.
45: Amrouche, Fadhma.
46: Amrouche, Marie Louise (a.k.a. Marguerite Taos).
47: Anatolian Women’s Association for Patriotic Defense (AWAPD).
48: Ancient Egypt, Women in.
49: Anjuman-I Nisvani Yahudi.
50: Arab Feminist Union (AFU).
51: Arab International Women’s Forum (AIWF).
52: Arab Women’s Association of Palestine (AWAP).
53: Arab Women’s Development Society (AWDS).
54: Arab Women’s Executive Committee (AWEC).
55: Arab Women’s Solidarity Association (AWSA).
56: Arafat, Saba.
57: Araz, Nezihe.
58: Arwa, Sayyida Hurra.
59: Ashrawi, Hanan Mikhail.
60: Ashur, Radwa.
61: Asmahan.
62: Ataturk, Mustafa Kemal.
63: Attar, Najah.
64: Attiya, Farida.
65: Awad, Jocelyne.
66: Awadhi, Badriya al-.
67: Ayoub, Samiha.
68: Azhar, al-.
69: Azzam, Samira.
70: Baalbaki, Layla.
71: Bader, Liyana.
72: Badran, Reem.
73: Bahai Women.
74: Baker, Salwa.
75: Bakkar, Jalilah.
76: Bannuna, Khannatha.
77: Barakat, Hoda.
78: Barbari, Yusra.
79: Barghouti, Siham.
80: Baron, Dvora.
81: Bayader al-Salam.
82: Baydas, Mayada.
83: Bayhum, Muhammad Jamil.
84: Baz, Jurju Niqula.
85: Behbehani, Simin.
86: Behrouzi, Maryam.
87: Beinish, Dorit.
88: Bejerano, Maya.
89: Belly Dancing.
90: Ben Baz, Abd al-Aziz.
91: Ben Bouali, Hassiba.
92: Ben Porat, Miriam.
93: Ben Zvi, Rahel.
94: Berber Women.
95: Bishara, Suha Fawaz.
96: Bittari, Zubaida.
97: Bitton, Simone.
98: Bouhired, Djamila.
99: Bouih, Fatina al-.
100: Bourgiba, Habib.
101: Bourgiba, Wasilah.
102: Buran.
103: Bustani, Boutros.
104: Bustani, Myrna.
105: Cagdas Yasami Desteklemi Dernegi (CYDD).
106: Camilia.
107: Cariyoca, Tahiyya.
108: Centre de Recherches, d’Études, de Documentation et d’Information Sur La Femme (CRÉDIF).
109: Chador.
110: Chazan, Naomi.
111: Chédid, Andrée.
112: Ciller, Tansu Penbe.
113: Cohen, Geulah.
114: Concubinage.
115: Convention on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW).
116: Coptic Women.
117: Council on Women’s Affairs (CWA)—Iran.
118: Cultural and Social Council on Women’s Affairs—Iran (CSCWAI).
119: Dabbagh, Marziyeh Hadidchi.
120: Damari, Shoshana.
121: Daneshvar, Simin.
122: Danish.
123: Dashti, Rola.
124: Dayan, Yael.
125: Death of a Princess.
126: Democratic Organization of Women (DOW)—Iran.
127: Democratic Women’s Association (DWA)—Tunisia.
128: Dimashqiyyah, Julia.
129: Divorce in Islam.
130: Divorce in Jewish Law.
131: Dixon, Zuhur.
132: Djeber, Asia.
133: Dorner, Dalia.
134: Dowlah, Anis al-.
135: Dowlatabadi, Siddiqeh.
136: Dowry in Islam.
137: Dowry in Jewish Law.
138: Dulaymi, Lutfiyah.
139: Dulaymi, Naziha Jawdat.
140: Durr, Shajar al-.
141: Ebadi, Shirin.
142: Ebtekar, Maasumeh.
143: Edip, Halide.
144: Education: Arab Gulf States.
145: Education: Colonial Period.
146: Education: Egypt.
147: Education: Iran.
148: Education: North Africa.
149: Education: Palestine.
150: Education: Sudan.
151: Education: Turkey.
152: Egyptian Feminist Union (EFU).
153: Egyptian School of Midwives.
154: Erbil, Leyla.
155: Esther.
156: Etesami, Parvin.
157: Fadhil, Nazli.
158: Fakhro, Munira.
159: Family Planning in Egypt.
160: Family Planning in Iran.
161: Family Planning in Islam.
162: Faqir, Fadia.
163: Faraa, Waheeba.
164: Farha, Wisal.
165: Farid, Nagwa Kamal.
166: Farroukhzad, Forugh.
167: Fatemeh Zahra Religious Seminary.
168: Fatima.
169: Fatwa.
170: Fawwaz, Zaynab.
171: Fayrouz.
172: Faysal, Haifa.
173: Faysal, Toujan.
174: Female Drivers in Saudi Arabia.
175: Female Infanticide.
176: Feminism: The Term.
177: Feminist Movement in Egypt.
178: Feminist Movement in Iran.
179: Feminist Movement in Israel.
180: Francke, Rend al-Rahim.
181: Front Islamique du Salut (FIS).
182: General Directorate on the Status and Problems of Women.
183: General Federation of Iraqi Women (GFIW).
184: General Federation of Syrian Women (GFSW).
185: General Union of Palestinian Women (GUPW).
186: Ghanim, Azza.
187: Ghannam, Layla.
188: Ghannushi, Rashid.