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Conceiving Citizens: Women and the Politics of Motherhood in Iran

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While Iranian women have most frequently been viewed through the politics of veiling, Conceiving Citizens interprets modern Iranian politics and society through the history of women's health and sexuality. Drawing on archival documents and manuscript sources from Iran and elsewhere, Firoozeh Kashani-Sabet illustrates how debates over hygiene, reproductive politics, and sex...more
Paperback, 320 pages
Published July 14th 2011 by Oxford University Press, USA
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