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Geraldine Brooks. Nine Parts of Desire: The Hidden World of Islamic Women. New York: Doubleday. 1994. 272pp.

Ergun Mehmet Caner (editor). Voices Behind the Veil: The World of Islam Through the Eyes of Women. Kregel Publications. 2003. 218pp.

Ann Chamberlin. A History of Women's Seclusion in the Middle East: The Veil in the Looking Glass. Haworth Press. 2006. 298pp.

Gavin R. G. Hambly (editor). Women in the Medieval Islamic World: Power, Patronage, and Piety. Macmillan. 1998. 566pp.

Taj ul-Islam Hashmi. Women and Islam in Bangladesh: Beyond Subjection and Tyranny. Macmillan. 2000. 254pp.

Jennifer Heath. The Scimitar and the Veil: Extraordinary Women of Islam. Paulist Press. 2004. 465pp.

Ghada Hashem Talhami. The Mobilization of Muslim Women in Egypt. University Press of Florida. 1996. 177pp.

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