Violence and Gender in the "New" Europe: Islam in German Culture

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Weber contributes to the ongoing scholarly discussion about Islam in the West, demonstrating how current thinking about gender violence prohibits the intellectual inquiry necessary to act against such violence, and analyzes ways in which Muslim women participate in the public sphere by thematizing violence in literature, art, and media.
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About the author

Beverly M. Weber is an assistant professor of German in the Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages and Literatures at the University of Colorado at Boulder.
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Springer
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Published on
Jan 30, 2013
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Pages
241
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ISBN
9781137007094
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Language
English
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Genres
History / Europe / General
History / World
Language Arts & Disciplines / Linguistics / General
Literary Criticism / European / General
Literary Criticism / General
Literary Criticism / Middle Eastern
Literary Criticism / Modern / 20th Century
Social Science / General
Social Science / Sociology / General
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