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The Veil in Kuwait: Gender, Fashion, Identity

  • Thorsten Botz-Bornstein
  • Noreen Abdullah-Khan

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Thorsten Botz-Bornstein, Noreen Abdullah-Khan
    Pages 1-9
  3. Thorsten Botz-Bornstein, Noreen Abdullah-Khan
    Pages 10-20
  4. Thorsten Botz-Bornstein, Noreen Abdullah-Khan
    Pages 21-58
  5. Thorsten Botz-Bornstein, Noreen Abdullah-Khan
    Pages 59-68
  6. Thorsten Botz-Bornstein, Noreen Abdullah-Khan
    Pages 69-74
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 75-89

About this book

Introduction

The Veil in Kuwait explores the complex reasons behind why women veil and how they are perceived by those that do not veil. Religion, culture, family, tradition, and fashion are all explored to provide insight into this fascinating phenomenon that has received global interest.

Keywords

Veiling Kuwait Women Islam Hijab Veiling Fashion culture evaluation fashion feminism gender identity interaction methodology perception religion society technology Tradition women

Authors and affiliations

  • Thorsten Botz-Bornstein
    • 1
  • Noreen Abdullah-Khan
    • 1
  1. 1.Gulf University of Science and TechnologyKuwait

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