The terms of empowerment : Islamic women activists in Egypt / Sherine Hafez

Author(s): Hafez, Sherine
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Subjects: Muslim women--Egypt--Political activity
Islam and state--Egypt
Social movements--Egypt
Islam and politics--Egypt
Women--Political activity--Egypt
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Cairo : American University in Cairo Press, 2003
Series: Cairo papers in social science v. 24, monograph 4
LC Classification: H, HQ
Physical Description: v, 114 p. ; 22 cm
Table of Contents: Acknowledgments
Ch. 1. Introduction: Islamic Women's Activism Voice or Silence? 1
Ch. 2. Islamism and Women's Movement: Underlying Themes from the 1800s to the Present 21
Ch. 3. Empowering the Self: Tradition, Patriarcity and Islamism 47
Ch. 4. The Terms of Empowerment 79
Ch. 5. Research Findings and Conclusion 92
References 107
About the Author 114
Notes: ISBN: 9774248031
Includes bibliographical references (p. 107-113)
OCLC Number: 53392063
ISBN/ISSN: 9774248031