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Author Afary, Janet.

Title Foucault and the Iranian Revolution : gender and the seductions of Islamism / Janet Afary and Kevin B. Anderson.

Publication Info. Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2005.


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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  B2430.F724 A63 2005    AVAILABLE
Description xii, 346 pages ; 24 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 303-319) and index.
Contents Foucault's discourse on pinnacles and pitfalls. The paradoxical world of Foucault : the modern and the traditional social orders -- Processions, passion plays, and rites of penance : Foucault, Shi‘ism, and early Christian Rituals -- Foucault's writings on the Iranian Revolution and after. The visits to Iran and the controversies with "Atoussa H." and Maxime Rodinson -- Debating the outcome of the revolution, especially on women's rights -- Foucault, gender, and male homosexualities in Mediterranean and Muslim Societies -- Epilogue : from the Iranian Revolution to September 11, 2001 -- Appendix : Foucault and his critics, an annotated translation.
Language Translated from the French.
Subject Foucault, Michel, 1926-1984 -- Political and social views.
Foucault, Michel -- Pensée politique et sociale.
Iran -- History -- Revolution, 1979.
Iran -- Histoire -- 1979 (Révolution)
Added Author Anderson, Kevin, 1948-
Foucault, Michel, 1926-1984. Selections. English. 2005.
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