Egypt
(8,176 words)

Books

['ABD AL-HāDī, Amal] & KIRMāNī, Nidā. We are decided: the struggle of an Egyptian village to eradicate female circumcision normal:/ Amal Abdel Hadi. Revised by Nida Kirmani Women Initiatives, 31, Cairo: Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies, 1998. 129pp. Tr. Wafa, Man[a]r

ABNOUDY, Ateyyat el Days of democracy: Egyptian women in elections, [Cairo:]: Kassem Press, 1998. 197pp.

ABU-LUGHOD, Lila Veiled sentiments: honor and poetry in a Bedouin society, Updated [2nd] ed. with a new preface. Berkeley: University of Californi…

Cite this page
“Egypt”, in: Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph. Consulted online on 24 September 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_EWICCOM_0329>
First published online: 2009



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