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Author Tursunova, Zulfiya, author
Title Women's lives and livelihoods in post-Soviet Uzbekistan : ceremonies of empowerment and peacebuilding / Zulfiya Turnunova
Imprint Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, [2014]
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 Modern History Library  305.409587 T961    AVAILABLE    30550100613601
Descript xix, 219 pages ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Introduction -- Women's rituals: sacred spaces of knowledge and empowerment -- The imperial pleasure: construction and the representation of women -- Women's constraints and empowerment in livelihood strategies -- Women, Islam, and livelihood strategies -- Gap as a space of agency, power, and knowledge -- Cutting the knots: ceremonies of healing and peacebuilding -- Conclusion: grassroot structures of empowerment and peacebuilding
Subject Women -- Uzbekistan -- Social conditions
Women -- Uzbekistan -- Economic conditions
Post-communism -- Uzbekistan
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