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Women of Fes

Rachel Newcomb

Women of Fes

ambiguities of urban life in Morocco

by Rachel Newcomb

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by University of Pennsylvania Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Morocco -- Fès -- Social conditions -- 21st century,
  • Women -- Morocco -- Fès -- Social life and customs -- 21st century,
  • Middle class women -- Morocco -- Fès -- Social conditions -- 21st century,
  • Middle class women -- Morocco -- Fès -- Social life and customs -- 21st century,
  • Fès (Morocco) -- Social conditions -- 21st century,
  • Fès (Morocco) -- Social life and customs -- 21st century

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRachel Newcomb.
    SeriesContemporary ethnography, Contemporary ethnography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1791.Z9 F4768 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination236 p. :
    Number of Pages236
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23655852M
    ISBN 10081224124X
    ISBN 109780812241242
    LC Control Number2009284447

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