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Women's rights in the Middle East and North Africa : progress amid resistance

Author: Sanja Kelly; Julia Breslin
Publisher: New York : Freedom House ; Lanham [Md.] : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2010 edView all editions and formats
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This volume provides a five-year retrospective review of improvements or setbacks made to women's rights in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. This survey, which combines quantitative ratings with a qualitative, narrative analysis for each country or territory, offers a thorough, cross-regional analysis of the legal and societal realities of MENA women. This work finds that a substantial deficit in  Read more...
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Women's rights in the Middle East and North Africa.
New York : Freedom House ; Lanham [Md.] : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2010
(OCoLC)767689039
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sanja Kelly; Julia Breslin
ISBN: 9781442203952 1442203951 9781442203969 144220396X 9781442203976 1442203978
OCLC Number: 567195363
Description: xii, 591 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Hard-won progress and a long road ahead: women's rights in the Middle East and North Africa --
Tables and graphs --
Introduction to country reports --
Country reports: Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Oman, Palestine (Palestinian authority and Israeli-occupied territories), Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, Yemen --
Methodology --
Checklist questions --
Scoring system --
About Freedom House.
Responsibility: Sanja Kelly, Julia Breslin, editors.

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