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Arab women in the field : [electronic resource] studying your own society / edited by Soraya Altorki and Camillia Fawzi El-Solh.

Contributor(s): Altorki, Soraya | El-Solh, Camillia Fawzi.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Modern Arab studies. Publisher: Syracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University Press, 1988Edition: 1st ed.Description: xii, 184 p. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 081562445X (alk. paper); 9780815624455 (alk. paper); 0815624492 (pbk. : alk. paper); 9780815624493 (pbk. : alk. paper).Subject(s): Ethnology -- Fieldwork -- Arab countries | Women anthropologists -- Arab countries | Women -- Research -- Arab countries | Ethnologie -- États arabes -- Recherche sur le terrain | Femmes anthropologues -- États arabes | Femmes -- Recherche -- États arabes | Culturele antropologie | Vrouwen | Arabieren | VeldwerkDDC classification: 306/.0917/4927 Other classification: 73.04 Online resources: Free eBook from the Internet Archive | Additional information and access via Open Library
Contents:
Introduction / Soraya Altorki & Camillia Fawzi El-Solh -- Feminism, familism, self, and politics : research as a mughtaribi / Suad Joseph -- At home in the field / Soraya Altorki -- Fieldwork in my Egyptian homeland : toward the demise of anthropology's distinctive-other hegemonic tradition / Soheir Morsy -- Gender, class, and origin : aspects of role during fieldwork in Arab society / Camillia Fawzi El-Solh -- Studying your own : the complexities of a shared culture / Seteney Shami -- Fieldwork of a dutiful daughter / Lila Abu-Lughod.
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Bibliography: p. 163-178.

Includes index.

Introduction / Soraya Altorki & Camillia Fawzi El-Solh -- Feminism, familism, self, and politics : research as a mughtaribi / Suad Joseph -- At home in the field / Soraya Altorki -- Fieldwork in my Egyptian homeland : toward the demise of anthropology's distinctive-other hegemonic tradition / Soheir Morsy -- Gender, class, and origin : aspects of role during fieldwork in Arab society / Camillia Fawzi El-Solh -- Studying your own : the complexities of a shared culture / Seteney Shami -- Fieldwork of a dutiful daughter / Lila Abu-Lughod.

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