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Sex and the Citadel free pdf A "Kirkus Reviews" Best Book of the Year As the Arab Spring and its aftermath sweep streets and squares, parliaments and presidential palaces of the Middle East, Shereen El Feki an award-winning Canadian-Egyptian journalist has been looking at unrest a little closer to home: in the sexual lives of Arab men and women. The result is an informative, insightful, and engaging account of this sensitive and still largely secret aspect of Arab society. Sexual attitudes and behaviors are shaped by politics and economics, religion and tradition, gender and generations not only a reflection of the conditions that led to the uprisings, but also a measure of hard-won reforms in the years to come. Highly personal, rich with original research and remarkable stories, "Sex and the Citadel" gives us unprecedented and timely insight into a part of the world that is changing before our eyes."

About Shereen El Feki

Shereen El Feki is a writer, broadcaster, and academic who started her professional life in medical science before going on to become an award-winning journalist for "The Economist" and a presenter on Al Jazeera English. She is former vice-chair of the U.N. s Global Commission on HIV and Law, and a TED Global Fellow. She divides her time between London and Cairo."

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Author : Shereen El Feki
Publisher : Anchor Books
Data Published : 21 January 2014
ISBN : 0307390292
EAN : 9780307390295
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 346 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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