The Women's Awakening in Egypt: Culture, Society, and the Press

@inproceedings{Baron1994TheWA,
  title={The Women's Awakening in Egypt: Culture, Society, and the Press},
  author={B. Baron},
  year={1994}
}
  • B. Baron
  • Published 1994
  • Political Science, History
Between 1892 and 1920 nearly thirty Arabic periodicals by, for, and about women were produced in Egypt for circulation throughout the Arab world. This flourishing women's press provided a forum for debating such topics as the rights of woman, marriage and divorce, and veiling and seclusion, and also offered a mechanism for disseminating new ideologies and domestic instruction. In this book, Beth Baron presents the first sustained study of this remarkable material, exploring the connections… Expand
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