Women's voices in Middle East museums : case studies in Jordan / Carol Malt.

By: Malt, Carol
Material type: TextTextSeries: Gender, culture, and politics in the Middle EastPublisher: Syracuse : Syracuse University Press, 2005Edition: 1st edDescription: xxxvii, 138 p. : map ; 24 cmISBN: 0815630786 (hardcover (cloth) : alk. paper); 9780815630784; 0815630786Subject(s): Museums -- Arab countries -- History | Museums -- Jordan -- History | Women -- Arab countries -- History | Muslim women -- Arab countries -- History | Civilization, Arab | Arab countries -- Intellectual life | BAEPS, Political Science September2015 November2015DDC classification: 069.082095695
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Index : p. 129-138.

Bibliography : p. 119-128.

This book begins with an historical overview of the women of Turkey, Syria, Lebanon, Jordan, Iraq, and the West Bank of Palestine and then focuses on the museums of Jordan and the women who work in them. Carol Malt interweaves a history of Islam and a discussion of the emerging public role of women in Muslim society.

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