Gender in contemporary Iran pushing the boundaries / edited by Roksana Bahramitash and Eric Hooglund

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Subjects: Iran--Social conditions--1997-
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Women--Iran--Social conditions
Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: London : Routledge, 2011
Series: Iranian studies 10
Iranian studies (London, England) 10
LC Classification: H, HQ
Physical Description: xv, 208 p. : ill
Additional Authors: Bahramitash, Roksana, 1956-
Hooglund, Eric J. (Eric James), 1944-
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Notes: LCCN: 2010041908
ISBN: 9780415781015 (hardback)
ISBN: 0415781019 (hardback)
ISBN: 9780203830710 (e-book)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Machine generated contents note: 1.Authority, modernity and gender-relevant legislation in Iran / Louise Halper -- 2.Gendering Shi'ism in post-revolutionary Iran / Azadeh Kian -- 3.Women and social protest in the Islamic Republic of Iran / Fatemeh Etemad Moghadam -- 4.Exploring women's experience of higher education and the changing nature of gender relations in Iran / Goli M. Rezai-Rashti -- 5.Exclusionary cartographies: gender liberation and the Iranian blogosphere / Niki Akhavan -- 6.Areas of Iranian women's voice and influence / Jaleh Taheri -- 7.Post-revolutionary Iranian youth: the case of Qom and the new culture of ambivalence / Farhad Khosrokhavar -- 8.Changing attitudes among women in rural Iran / Eric Hooglund -- 9.Women's employment trends: advance or retreat? / Shala Kazemipour -- 10.Extra legal/informal settlements: does gender matter? / Zohreh Fanni -- 11.Iran within a regional context: socio-demographic transformations and effects on women's status / Elhum Haghighat-Sordellini
OCLC Number: ebr10514317
ISBN/ISSN: 9780415781015