About the Author
Fatima Mernissi studied political science and sociology at Mohammed V University where she is now a researcher. Her many previous books include" Beyond the Veil."
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I am grateful to Ms. Mernissi for this scholarly review. The critique that this reads like a term paper reflects the serious scholarship and the edition I read published by Indian... Read morePublished on May 27, 2013 by Inner Cartographer
This book really went a long went towards me understand the underpinings of the male/female dynamics in Morocco, a moderate Islamic country. Read morePublished on December 20, 2008 by C. Quinton
After reading this book, I have to admit that Mernissi has the ability to convey her message clearly and intellectually. Read morePublished on July 29, 2008 by Socha
When this book originally appeared, I did write a review and got in published in print media. In her work, I was happy to have been introduced for the first time from a pen of... Read morePublished on December 6, 2004 by Dr. Mohamed Taher
This book is like going through someone else's medicine cabinet. A fascinating look into the homes and bedrooms of the Middle East from a scholarly feminist perspective. Read morePublished on April 12, 2003 by Amazon Customer
Excellent book on the female condition in many Muslim societies. ... More books like this need to be written to stimulate debate and hopefully change.Published on October 22, 2002