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The Stoning of Soraya M. : a Story of Injustice in Iran.

Author: Freidoune Sahebjam; Richard Seaver
Publisher: New York : Skyhorse Publishing, Inc., 2011.
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Soraya M.'s husband, Ghorban-Ali, couldn't afford to marry another woman. Rather than returning Soraya's dowry, as custom required before taking a second wife, he plotted with four friends and a counterfeit mullah to dispose of her. Together, they accused Soraya of adultery. Her only crime was cooking for a friend's widowed husband. Exhausted by a lifetime of abuse and hardship, Soraya said nothing, and the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Case studies
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Sahebjam, Freidoune.
Stoning of Soraya M. : A Story of Injustice in Iran.
New York : Skyhorse Publishing, Inc., ©2011
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Freidoune Sahebjam; Richard Seaver
ISBN: 9781628721058 1628721057
OCLC Number: 855969471
Description: 1 online resource (161 pages)

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