Table of contents for From patriarchy to empowerment : women's participation, movements, and rights in the Middle East, North Africa, and South Asia / edited by Valentine M. Moghadam.

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Tables and Maps 000
Preface 000
Contributors 000
1. Women's Empowerment: An Introduction and Overview
Valentine M. Moghadam 000
Part One
Political Processes and Women's Participation
2. Mobilizing Women for Nationalist Agendas: Palestinian Women, Civil Society, and the State-Building Process
Deborah J. Gerner 000
3. Against All Odds: Women Candidates in Jordan's 1997 Elections
Abla Amawi 000
4. Afghan Women under Marxism
Senzil Nawid 000
5. Women in Political Parties in Turkey: Emerging Spaces for Islamic Women
Nilufer Narli 000
6. Feminist Organizing in Tunisia: Negotiating Transnational Linkages and the State
Sarah E. Gilman 000
7. Women, Communications, and Democratization in Morocco
Loubna H. Skalli 000
Part Two
Economic, Social, and Cultural Participation
8. Women's Empowerment in India: Rhetoric and Reality
Ahmad Shamshad 000
9. Girl but Not Woman: Garment Factory Workers in Fez, Morocco
M. Laetitia Cairoli 000
10. The Status of Rural Women in Turkey: What Is the Role of Regional Differences?
Ayse Gndz-Hosgr and Jeroen Smits 000
11. Education, Tradition, and Modernization: Bedouin Girls in Israel
Sarab Abu-Rabia Queder 000
12. Museum Feminization? Women and Museums in Jordan
Carol Malt 000
13. Feminism and Censorship in an Islamic Republic: Women Filmmakers in Iran
Ibrahim al-Marashi 000
Part Three
Violence, Peace, and Women's Human Rights
14. Depression in Nepalese Women: Tradition, Changing Roles, and Public Health Policy
Dana Crowley Jack and Mark van Ommeren 000
15. The Menace of Dowry: Laws, Interpretation, and Implementation
Poonam Saxena 000
16. Islamic Law, Feminism, and Family: The Reformulation of Hudud in Egypt and Tunisia
Lilia Labidi 000
17. Gender and Violence in Lebanese War Novels
Evelyne Accad 000
18. Iron Breaks, Too: Israeli and Palestinian Women Talk about War, Bereavement, and Peace
Ziva Flamhaft 000
19. Peace-Building and Reconstruction with Women: Reflections on Afghanistan, Iraq, and Palestine
Valentine M. Moghadam 000
Appendix: Measuring Women's Empowerment in the Middle East, North Africa, and South Asia
Valentine M. Moghadam and Lucie Senftova 000
Works Cited 000
Index 000

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Women -- Social conditions -- Middle East.
Women -- Social conditions -- Africa, North.
Women -- Social conditions -- South Asia.
Women's rights -- Middle East.
Women's rights -- Africa, North.
Women's rights -- South Asia.
Women in politics -- Middle East.
Women in politics -- Africa.
Women in politics -- South Asia.