By Sally K. Gallagher
Gallagher argues that taking a nuanced method towards studying women's id and authority in society permits us to imagine past dichotomies of Damascene girls both as oppressed by means of category and patriarchy or as thoroughly self sustaining brokers in their personal lives. Tracing traditional women's reports and beliefs throughout many years of social and fiscal swap, Making Do in Damascus highlights the salience of collective identification, position, and connection inside of households, in addition to assets and neighborhood politics, in shaping a new release of households in Damascus.
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First released in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Drawing on fieldwork that spans approximately 20 years, Making Do in Damascus deals an extraordinary portrayal of standard kinfolk existence in Damascus, Syria. It explores how girls draw on cultural beliefs round gender, faith, and kin to barter a feeling of collective and private identification. Emphasizing the facility of ladies to control relatives relationships creatively inside of in most cases conservative Sunni Muslim families, Gallagher highlights how own and fabric assets form women's offerings and constraints relating schooling, selection of marriage associate, employment, childrearing, relationships with relations, and the makes use of and hazards of recent details applied sciences.
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Making Do in Damascus: Navigating a Generation of Change in Family and Work (Contemporary Issues in the Middle East) by Sally K. Gallagher