Writing the feminine : women in Arab sources / edited by Manuela Marín and Randi Deguilhem.

London ; New York : I.B. Tauris ; Strasbourg, France : European Science Foundation ; New York : In the US and Canada distributed by St. Martin's Press, 2002.
Islamic Mediterranean ; v. 1.
The Islamic Mediterranean ; v. 1
xxvi, 278 p. ; 22 cm.
Arabic literature -- History and criticism.
Women in literature.
Muslim women -- History.
Women in Islam.
Women -- Legal status, laws, etc. (Islamic law).
Click of needles: polygamy as an issue in Arabic popular epic / Remke Kruk
Women in medieval classical Arab poetry / Teresa Garulo
Andalusi proverbs on women / Nadia Lachiri
Palestinian autobiographies: a source for women's history? / Susanne Enderwitz
Women's access to public space according to al-Muḥallā bi-l-Āthār / Camilla Adang
Juridicial sources for the study of women: limitations of the female's capacity to act according to Mālikī law / Cristina de la Puente
Abandoned wives and their possibilities for divorce in al-Andalus: the evidence of the Wathāʾiq works / Amalia Zomeño
Women's history: a study of al-Tanūkhī / Nadia Mari El-Cheikh
Women in Andalusi biographical sources / María Luisa Ávila
A borrowed space: Andalusi and Maghribi women in chronicles / María Jesús Viguera Molíns
Women as prophets in Islam / Maribel Fierro
Images of Lālla ʻAwīsh: a holy woman from Marrakech / Mariëtte van Beek
Between symbol and reality: the image of women in twentieth century Arab art / Silvia Naef.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-265) and index.
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Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Class of 1891 Department of Arts Fund.
Marín, Manuela.
Deguilhem, Randi.
Class of 1891 Department of Arts Fund.
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