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Palestinian Women of Gaza and the West Bank
by Suha Sabbagh
This collection introduces the reader to the women of Arab/Palestinian society, their social and political roles, and the challenges they face. In her introduction, Suha Sabbagh outlines the role of women in the struggles of Gaza and the West Bank. She demonstrates that neither the international media nor Arab commentators have accurately assessed the contributions of wome ...more
Paperback, 272 pages
Published March 1st 1998 by Indiana University Press
(first published 1998)
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Interesting to read past literature on women's participation and struggle throughout the Intifada, and the rhetoric surrounding a two state solution and Oslo discussion. This is a good reference on precisely that period of time. It would be interesting to read something of a similar nature for the present moment and whether any developments have occurred since.