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Do Muslim Women Need Saving?

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$22.00 • £17.95 • €20.00

ISBN 9780674088269

Publication Date: 09/07/2015


336 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches


  • Introduction: Rights and Lives
  • 1. Do Muslim Women (Still) Need Saving?
  • 2. The New Common Sense
  • 3. Authorizing Moral Crusades
  • 4. Seductions of the “Honor Crime”
  • 5. The Social Life of Muslim Women’s Rights
  • 6. An Anthropologist in the Territory of Rights
  • Conclusion: Registers of Humanity
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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