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Author Hasso, Frances Susan

Title Consuming desires : family crisis and the state in the Middle East / Frances S. Hasso

Publ Info Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, [2011]
 Bryant Main Stacks  HQ691.7 .H37 2011    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  HQ691.7 .H37 2011    AVAILABLE
 URI  HQ691.7 .H37 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xi, 256 pages ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-244) and index
Contents Legal governmentality and the national family -- National families in "crisis" -- Transnational "invasions" and emerging selves and desires -- Improving the national family
LC subject Marriage -- Egypt
Marriage -- United Arab Emirates
Man-woman relationships -- Egypt
Man-woman relationships -- United Arab Emirates
Family policy -- Egypt
Family policy -- United Arab Emirates
ISBN 9780804761550 (alk. paper)
0804761558 (alk. paper)
9780804761567 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0804761566 (pbk. : alk. paper)