Do Muslim Women Really Need Saving?

Contributed By: Mahbuba Hammad
Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Downloadable File
School Level: College/University, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: American Anthropological Association
Author: Dr. Lila Abu-Lughod
Condition of Use: Fair Use for Education

Anthropologist Dr. Lila Abu-Lughod wrote this article in 2002, but many of the article’s themes remain relevant today. Although this is an academic piece written for an academic audience, it may be accessible to advanced high school students. The initial topic is the American intervention in Afghanistan, but the broader topic of the essay is based on the author’s studies of the Arab world. >

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