The Resource Civil Society and Women Activists in the Middle East : Islamic and Secular Organizations in Egypt

Civil Society and Women Activists in the Middle East : Islamic and Secular Organizations in Egypt

Label
Civil Society and Women Activists in the Middle East : Islamic and Secular Organizations in Egypt
Title
Civil Society and Women Activists in the Middle East
Title remainder
Islamic and Secular Organizations in Egypt
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the Middle East, and in Egypt in particular, there has always been a tendency to accord complete supremacy to the authority and might of the state, and to see 'society' as a separate, powerless entity. However, after the uprising of 2011, this assumption was turned on its head. And it is the wide range of political activity beyond the remit of the official state where Wanda Krause locates a dynamic potential for political change from the bottom up. She looks in particular at the influential role of women's private voluntary organisations in Egypt in shaping concepts of civil society and dem
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
305.42096209051
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ1793 .K73 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Civil Society and Women Activists in the Middle East : Islamic and Secular Organizations in Egypt
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; List of Illustrations; List of Tables; Acknowledgements; 1 Women Activists in the Middle East; 2 Civil Society and Political Participation; 3 Key Issues for Struggle: Poverty and Marginalization; 4 Practical Considerations for Methodology and Fieldwork; 5 The Islamic and Secular as Means of Participation; 6 Empowerment through the Feminine and Strategic; 7 Women's Activism through Networking; 8 Conclusions; Notes; Bibliography
Control code
ocn851315631
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (348 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857732149
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b30203648
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)851315631
  • pebcs0857732145

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