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Accommodating Protest

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Published by Columbia University Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Labour economics,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Egypt,
  • General,
  • Political Science / General,
  • Cairo,
  • Employment,
  • Muslim women,
  • Social conditions,
  • Working class women,
  • Sociology

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages206
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9874423M
ISBN 100231072813
ISBN 109780231072816

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Accommodating Protest explores the subculture framing the behavior of lower-middle-class women in Cairo and evaluates their constraints and opportunities in a rapidly changing city. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle by:   Accommodating Protest. This book explores the puzzling phenomenon of new veiling practices among lower middle class women in Cairo, Egypt. Although these women are part of a modernizing middle class, they also voluntarily adopt a traditional symbol of female subordination.4/5. protest and accommodation'. One very important observation the author makes is that the move-ment is not a return to the veil, but rather a new veiling- one which represents a part of an ambiguous political struggle she appropriately terms 'accommodating protest'. The new veil is a sort of fashion state-ment as well as a 'values' statement. ACcommodating Protest: Working Women, the New Veiling, and Change in Cairo, by Arlene Elowe Macleod. New York: Columbia University Press, pp. The role ofwomen in Islamic cultures has gained considerable attention in recent years. As a case .

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Accommodating Protest explores the subculture framing the behavior of lower-middle-class women in Cairo and evaluates their constraints and opportunities in a rapidly changing city. This book explores the puzzling phenomenon of new veiling practices among lower middle class women in Cairo, Egypt. emerges which reconceptualizes what appears to be reactionary behavior as a new style of political struggle--as accommodating protest. These women, most of them clerical workers in the large government bureaucracy, are. An explanation emerges which reconceptualizes what appears to be reactionary behavior as a new style of political struggle--as accommodating protest. These women, most of them clerical workers in the large government bureaucracy, are ambivalent about working outside the home, considering it a change which brings new burdens as well as some. Accommodating definition, easy to deal with; eager to help or please; obliging. See more.