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Refusing holy orders : women and fundamentalism in Britain / edited by Gita Sahgal and Nira Yuval-Davis
Bib ID 2625146
Format BookBook
Description London : Virago Press, 1992 
244 p. ; 20 cm. 
ISBN 1853812196
Full contents
  • Introduction: Fundamentalism, multiculturalism, and women in Britain / Gita Sahgal and Nira Yuval-Davis
  • Biblicism, a radical rhetoric? / Sara Maitland
  • Women and the inverted pyramid of the Black churches in Britain / Elaine Foster
  • 'Between the devil and the deep blue sea' : Irish women, catholicism and colonialism / Ann Rossiter
  • Muslim women and the politics of ethnicity and culture in Northern England / Yasmin Ali
  • Education and the Muslim girl / Saeeda Khanum
  • Double exile : Iranian women and Islamic fundamentalism / Maryam Poya
  • Secular spaces : the experience of Asian women organizing / Gita Sahgal
  • Jewish fundamentalism and women's empowerment / Nira Yuval-Davis.
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-235) and index.

Subjects Women and religion - Great Britain.  |  Feminism - Religious aspects.  |  Religious fundamentalism - Comparative studies.  |  Women - Great Britain - Social conditions.
Other authors/contributors Sahgal, Gita  |  Yuval-Davis, Nira

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