A quiet revolution : the veil's resurgence, from the Middle East to America / Leila Ahmed.

Ahmed, Leila. (Author).
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Available copies

  • 6 copies at SC LENDS. (Show)
  • 3 copies at Anderson County Library System.

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0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Anderson - Anderson Main Library 297.576 Ahmed Leila (Text) 27178300 NonFiction Available -
 Presented by: the National Endowment for the Humanities in cooperation with the American Library Association and Ali Vural Ak Center for Global Islamic Studies, George Mason University, 2013. [ M/TS 04-04-2013 @ ACL-MAIN ]
Anderson - Pendleton Branch 297.576 Ahmed Leila (Text) 27178318 NonFiction Available -
 Presented by: the National Endowment for the Humanities in cooperation with the American Library Association and Ali Vural Ak Center for Global Islamic Studies, George Mason University, 2013. [ SM/TS 04-04-2013 @ ACL-MAIN ]
Anderson - Powdersville Branch 297.576 Ahmed Leila (Text) 27178326 NonFiction Available -
 Presented by: the National Endowment for the Humanities in cooperation with the American Library Association and Ali Vural Ak Center for Global Islamic Studies, George Mason University, 2013. [ SM/TS 04-04-2013 @ ACL-MAIN ]

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780300181432 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0300181434 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: viii, 352 p. ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: New Haven, Conn. ; Yale University Press, 2011.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.: Chronicles Islamic women's use of the veil, an article of clothing that fell out of use in the 1940s, but now is worn by most Muslim women and has sparked debate around the world.
Subject: Hijab (Islamic clothing) > Middle East.
Hijab (Islamic clothing) > United States.
Muslim women > Clothing > Middle East.
Muslim women > Clothing > United States.
Islamic fundamentalism > History > 21st century.