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Women of Afghanistan

By:
Isabelle Delloye
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Paperback 200
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Delloye began doing interviews while working as a teacher in Kabul shortly before the Soviet invasion of 1980. Upon returning to France, she felt compelled to offer a forum in which the voices of her interviewees ... more

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The Performance of Emotion among Paxtun (Pashtun) Women

By:
Benedicte Grima
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Hardcover 241
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Based on her extensive experiences of tribal life in Pakistan and Afghanistan, the author describes a ritual which provides Paxtun women with an outlet for their emotions. The author’s access to different ... more

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The Favored Daughter: One Woman's Fight to Lead Afghanistan into the Future

By:
Fawzia Koofi & Nadene ...
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Hardcover 272
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The nineteenth daughter of a local village leader in rural Afghanistan, Fawzia Koofi was left to die in the sun after birth by her mother. But she survived, and perseverance in the face of extreme hardship ... more

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Afghanistan, Where God Only Comes to Weep

By:
Siba Shekib
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Paperback 311
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One woman’s harrowing story about life under the Taliban regime in Afghanistan. Shirin-Gol was just a young girl when her village was levelled by the Russians in 1979. When the men in her family ... more

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Heera Mandi, the ancient red-light district of the Punjabi city of Lahore, Pakistan, is as distant as the moon from most Western experience, yet sociologist Brown renders an intimate portrait of one family ... more

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Samira and Samir, The Stunning Story of Love

By:
Siba Shakib
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Paperback
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With her bestseller, Afghanistan, Where God Only Comes to Weep, Siba Shakib drew attention to the distressing situation of Afghan women. Taking up this theme again, she now tells a wonderful story of love ... more

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