The veil as magic in non-Democratic Islam: the word and the deed or the symbolic management of incoherence
Feminist perspectives on women in the Arabo-Islamic culture.|Arabic and Islamic lectures.
Mernissi attributes the suppression of women's rights in the Muslim world to the advent of Islam and describes the role of women in modern Muslim society.
Recorded in Ithaca, NY by Cornell University., Sponsored by: University Lectures Committee,Center for International Studies,Society for the Humanities,Women's Studies Program,Faculty Committee on Arabic and Islamic Studies of the College of Arts and Sciences., Speaker(s): Universite Mohamed V. Institut, Universitaire de la Recherche Scientifique, Morocco., Lecture, October 7, 1988.
Muslim women--Social conditions; Women in Islam; Women (Islamic law)