Resistance, Repression, and Gender Politics in Occupied Palestine and Jordan
By (author) Frances Hasso
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Resistance, Repression, and Gender Politics in Occupied Palestine and Jordan by Frances Hasso
Book DescriptionThis book examines gender, women's involvement, and sexuality in the ideologies and strategies of a transnational Palestinian political movement. This book focuses on the central party apparatus of the Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine (DFLP), the Democratic Front (DF) branches established in the Occupied Palestinian Territories and Jordan in the 1970s, and the most influential and innovative of the DF women's organizations: the Palestinian Federation of Women's Action Committees in the occupied territories. Until now, no study of a Palestinian political organization has so thoroughly engaged with internal gender histories. In addition, no other work attempts to systematically compare branches in different regional locations to explain those differences. Students of gender and Middle East studies, especially those with a specialty in Palestinian studies, will find this work to be of critical importance. This book will also be of great interest to those working on political protest movements and factional ties.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780815630876
(229mm x 154mm x 19mm)
Imprint: Syracuse University Press
Publisher: Syracuse University Press
Publish Date: 1-Nov-2005
Country of Publication: United States
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Author Biography - Frances Hasso
Frances Hasso is assistant professor of women's studies and sociology at Oberlin College. She is the author of numerous articles and reviews on gender issues.
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