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Industrial sexuality : gender, urbanization, and social transformation in Egypt / by Hanan Hammad.

Author:
Hammad, Hanan [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Austin : University of Texas Press, 2016.
  • ©2016
Εdition:
First edition.
Description:
xvi, 279 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-263) and index.
Contents:
Introduction. Townspeople, company people, and textiles: a woven history -- Gendered experiences -- Competing masculinities: docile workers, aggressive afandiyya, and the mechanization of the modern subject -- Urbanizing masculinity: workers, weavers, and futuwwat in violent alliances and fluid identities -- Mechanizing women: industrial workers or women adrift? -- Ladies in urban times: work, property, and gender in the modernity of the poor --Industrial sexuality -- Sexually speaking: unveiling the harassment of women, child molestation, homosexuality, and hetero-intimacy in industrial-urban space --Striking and sex-working: living with tuberculosis, syphilis, and other monsters -- Conclusion. The anxiety of transition.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781477310656 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
  • 1477310657 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
  • 9781477310724 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • 147731072X ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • ((library e-book))
  • ((nonlibrary e-book))
SuDoc no.:
Z UA380.8 H182in
LCCN:
2016007756
OCLC:
944014256
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