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Arab Women's Movements: Developments, Priorities, and Challenges

Pernille Arenfeldt and Nawar Al-Hassan Golley

in Mapping Arab Women's Movements

Published by American University in Cairo Press

Published in print July 2012 | ISBN: 9789774164989
Published online September 2012 | e-ISBN: 9781617971266 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5743/cairo/9789774164989.003.0002
Arab Women's Movements: Developments, Priorities, and Challenges

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This chapter synthesizes some of the central findings presented in the ensuing chapters. In the first section we discuss some of the key concepts; part two outlines the main trends in the developments of the women's movements across the region and identifies their main priorities. We conclude the chapter with a discussion of the recurring/futurechallenges of Arab women's movements.

Keywords: development; women; movements; challenges

Chapter.  14181 words. 

Subjects: Society and Culture

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