Veiled employment : Islamism and the political economy of women's employment in Iran / edited by Roksana Bahramitash & Hadi Salehi Esfahani.

Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
1st ed.
Published/​Created
Syracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University Press, 2011.
Description
xxii, 351 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

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Subject(s)
Related name
Series
Contemporary issues in the Middle East. [More in this series]
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Gender and globalization : the Iranian experience / Jennifer C. Olmsted -- Modernization, revolution, and Islamism : political economy of women's employment / Roksana Bahramitash and Hadi Salehi Esfahani -- From postrevolution to the reform : gender politics and employment / Roksana Bahramitash and Hadi Salehi Esfahani -- The transformation of the female labor market / Roksana Bahramitash and Hadi Salehi Esfahani -- The effects of international trade on gender inequality in Iran : the case of women carpet weavers / Zahra Karimi -- Female-headed households in Iran : microcredit versus charity / Roksana Bahramitash -- Veiled economy : gender and the informal sector / Roksana Bahramitash and Shahla Kazemipour -- Iran's missing working women / Fatemeh Etemad Moghadam -- Iranian immigrant women's labor market strategies : a complex and entangled process / Zohreh Mirzadegan Niknia.
ISBN
  • 9780815632139 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 0815632134 (cloth : alk. paper)
LCCN
2010051215
OCLC
647671119
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