Reconstructed Lives: Women and Iran's Islamic Revolution

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The Islamic revolution of 1979 transformed all areas of Iranian life. For women, the consequences were extensive and profound, as the state set out to reverse legal and social rights women had won and to dictate many aspects of women's lives, including what they could study and how they must dress and relate to men.

Reconstructed Lives presents Iranian women telling in their own words what the revolution attempted and how they responded. Through a series of interviews with professional and working women in Iran―doctors, lawyers, writers, professors, secretaries, businesswomen―Haleh Esfandiari gathers dramatic accounts of what has happened to their lives as women in an Islamic society.

She and her informants describe the strategies by which women try to and sometimes succeed in subverting the state's agenda. Esfandiari also provides historical background on the women's movement in Iran. She finds evidence in Iran's experience that even women from "traditional" and working classes do not easily surrender rights or access they have gained to education, career opportunities, and a public role.

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Iranian women tell in their own words what the revolution attempted and how they responded.

About the Author:

Haleh Esfandiari, an independent scholar and writer, has taught Persian language and literature at Princeton University. She worked as a journalist in Iran and served as an official of the Women's Organization of Iran and of a foundation and cultural center in Tehran. Her articles on Iranian women have appeared in numerous publications. She was a fellow at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in 1995-96.

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Descrizione libro JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY PRESS, United States, 1997. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. New.. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****. The Islamic revolution of 1979 transformed all areas of Iranian life. For women, the consequences were extensive and profound, as the state set out to reverse legal and social rights women had won and to dictate many aspects of women s lives, including what they could study and how they must dress and relate to men. Reconstructed Lives presents Iranian women telling in their own words what the revolution attempted and how they responded. Through a series of interviews with professional and working women in Iran-doctors, lawyers, writers, professors, secretaries, businesswomen-Haleh Esfandiari gathers dramatic accounts of what has happened to their lives as women in an Islamic society. She and her informants describe the strategies by which women try to and sometimes succeed in subverting the state s agenda. Esfandiari also provides historical background on the women s movement in Iran. She finds evidence in Iran s experience that even women from traditional and working classes do not easily surrender rights or access they have gained to education, career opportunities, and a public role. Codice libro della libreria AAV9780801856198

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Descrizione libro Johns Hopkins University Press. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Paperback. 248 pages. Dimensions: 8.9in. x 6.0in. x 0.6in.The Islamic revolution of 1979 transformed all areas of Iranian life. For women, the consequences were extensive and profound, as the state set out to reverse legal and social rights women had won and to dictate many aspects of womens lives, including what they could study and how they must dress and relate to men. Reconstructed Lives presents Iranian women telling in their own words what the revolution attempted and how they responded. Through a series of interviews with professional and working women in Irandoctors, lawyers, writers, professors, secretaries, businesswomenHaleh Esfandiari gathers dramatic accounts of what has happened to their lives as women in an Islamic society. She and her informants describe the strategies by which women try to and sometimes succeed in subverting the states agenda. Esfandiari also provides historical background on the womens movement in Iran. She finds evidence in Irans experience that even women from traditional and working classes do not easily surrender rights or access they have gained to education, career opportunities, and a public role. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Paperback. Codice libro della libreria 9780801856198

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