By: Reed, Betsy [Editor]; Pollitt, Katha [Introduction];
Nation Books: 2002-11-27
Seller ID: 055137
Condition: Used: Very Good
Long before the Bush administration had heard of the Taliban and their scorched earth policy toward women, feminists were alert to the threat to womens freedom posed by religious fundamentalism, in Afghanistan and throughout the world. Nothing Sacred is a unique collection of feminist writings from America, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia on religious fundamentalism and womens oppressionbefore and after September 11. Is secularism a necessary condition for womens liberation? How has religious fundamentalism contributed to discriminationand violenceagainst women, both in Muslim countries and ... View More...