Gendering Culture in Greater Syria: Intellectuals and Ideology in the Late Ottoman Period. Fruma Zachs and Sharon Halevi. New York: I.B. Tauris, 2015.

Johanna L. Peterson

Abstract


In this engaging work, Zachs and Halevi examine the Nahda in Greater Syria, looking at the ways in which gender and the "woman question" had a central place in the cultural and political discourses of the novels, magazines, journals, and newspapers of the period.

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