The Resource Women of Karbala : Ritual Performance and Symbolic Discourses in Modern Shi'i Islam

Women of Karbala : Ritual Performance and Symbolic Discourses in Modern Shi'i Islam

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Women of Karbala : Ritual Performance and Symbolic Discourses in Modern Shi'i Islam
Title
Women of Karbala
Title remainder
Ritual Performance and Symbolic Discourses in Modern Shi'i Islam
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Language
eng
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Aghaie, Kamran Scot
LC call number
BP194.4 -- .W66 2005eb
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non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Karbalāʾ, Battle of, Karbalāʾ, Iraq, 680
  • Muslim women -- Religious life
  • Religious life -- Shīʿah
  • Shīʿah -- Rituals
Label
Women of Karbala : Ritual Performance and Symbolic Discourses in Modern Shi'i Islam
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http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=3442972
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Contents -- A Note on Transliteration -- Acknowledgments -- INTRODUCTION: Gendered Aspects of the Emergence and Historical Development of Shi'i Symbols and Rituals (Kamran Scot Aghaie) -- PART 1: IRAN -- CHAPTER 1: Ta'ziyeh: A Twist of History in Everyday Life (Negar Mottahedeh) -- CHAPTER 2: The Gender Dynamics of Moharram Symbols and Rituals in the Latter Years of Qajar Rule (Kamran Scot Aghaie) -- CHAPTER 3: "Oh, My Heart Is Sad. It Is Moharram, the Month of Zaynab": The Role of Aesthetics and Women's Mourning Ceremonies in Shiraz (Ingvild Flaskerud) -- CHAPTER 4: The Daughters of Karbala: Images of Women in Popular Shi'i Culture in Iran (Faegheh Shirazi) -- CHAPTER 5: Iconography of the Women of Karbala: Tiles, Murals, Stamps, and Posters (Peter J. Chelkowski) -- PART 2: THE ARAB WORLD, SOUTH ASIA, AND THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA -- CHAPTER 6: Sakineh, The Narrator of Karbala: An Ethnographic Description of a Women's Majles Ritual in Pakistan (Shemeem Burney Abbas) -- CHAPTER 7: Sayyedeh Zaynab: The Conqueror of Damascus and Beyond (Syed Akbar Hyder) -- CHAPTER 8: Gender and Moharram Rituals in an Isma'ili Sect of South Asian Muslims (Rehana Ghadially) -- CHAPTER 9: Women of Karbala Moving to America: Shi'i Rituals in Iran, Pakistan, and California (Mary Elaine Hegland) -- CHAPTER 10: Women's Religious Rituals in Iraq (Elizabeth Warnock Fernea and Basima Q. Bezirgan) -- CHAPTER 11: From Mourning to Activism: Sayyedeh Zaynab, Lebanese Shi' i Women, and the Transformation of Ashura (Lara Z. Deeb) -- Bibliography -- Index
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EBC3442972
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unknown
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1 online resource (310 pages)
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online
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9780292796577
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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remote
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  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3442972
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3442972
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10172704
  • (OCoLC)182530222
Label
Women of Karbala : Ritual Performance and Symbolic Discourses in Modern Shi'i Islam
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=3442972
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents -- A Note on Transliteration -- Acknowledgments -- INTRODUCTION: Gendered Aspects of the Emergence and Historical Development of Shi'i Symbols and Rituals (Kamran Scot Aghaie) -- PART 1: IRAN -- CHAPTER 1: Ta'ziyeh: A Twist of History in Everyday Life (Negar Mottahedeh) -- CHAPTER 2: The Gender Dynamics of Moharram Symbols and Rituals in the Latter Years of Qajar Rule (Kamran Scot Aghaie) -- CHAPTER 3: "Oh, My Heart Is Sad. It Is Moharram, the Month of Zaynab": The Role of Aesthetics and Women's Mourning Ceremonies in Shiraz (Ingvild Flaskerud) -- CHAPTER 4: The Daughters of Karbala: Images of Women in Popular Shi'i Culture in Iran (Faegheh Shirazi) -- CHAPTER 5: Iconography of the Women of Karbala: Tiles, Murals, Stamps, and Posters (Peter J. Chelkowski) -- PART 2: THE ARAB WORLD, SOUTH ASIA, AND THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA -- CHAPTER 6: Sakineh, The Narrator of Karbala: An Ethnographic Description of a Women's Majles Ritual in Pakistan (Shemeem Burney Abbas) -- CHAPTER 7: Sayyedeh Zaynab: The Conqueror of Damascus and Beyond (Syed Akbar Hyder) -- CHAPTER 8: Gender and Moharram Rituals in an Isma'ili Sect of South Asian Muslims (Rehana Ghadially) -- CHAPTER 9: Women of Karbala Moving to America: Shi'i Rituals in Iran, Pakistan, and California (Mary Elaine Hegland) -- CHAPTER 10: Women's Religious Rituals in Iraq (Elizabeth Warnock Fernea and Basima Q. Bezirgan) -- CHAPTER 11: From Mourning to Activism: Sayyedeh Zaynab, Lebanese Shi' i Women, and the Transformation of Ashura (Lara Z. Deeb) -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
EBC3442972
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (310 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780292796577
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3442972
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3442972
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10172704
  • (OCoLC)182530222

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