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Gender on the Market

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Selected by "Choice" magazine as an Outstanding Academic Book for 1996

"Gender on the Market" is a study of Moroccan women's expressive culture and the ways in which it both determines and responds to current transformations in gender roles. Beginning with women's emergence into what has been defined as the most paradigmatic of Moroccan male institutions the marketplace the
Published March 1st 1996 by University of Pennsylvania Press
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An analysis of Moroccan women in the early 1990s and the ways in which they interacted with, obeyed, and subverted traditions and patriarchal authority, particularly in the public marketplace of the suq. A fascinating subject, but the writing was maddening. There are sections in which the author describes the current and past of women's actions and expectations in Morocco, and I rejoiced when I found these, because the vast majority of this book was recursive and boring. Each chapter includes a ...more
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