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Pious Fashion How Muslim Women Dress
ISBN: PB: 9780674241602, ISBN: HB: 9780674976160, Harvard University Press, August 2019
248 pp., 20.9x13.9 cm, 21 colour illus.
For many Westerners, the Islamic veil is the ultimate sign of women's oppression. But Elizabeth Bucar's take on clothing worn by Muslim women is a far cry from this older feminist attitude toward veiling. She argues that modest clothing represents mu...