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The Non-Arab Woman Ethnographer as Student of the World

Alisa Perkins


The status of Moroccan women in the public sphere is undergoing dramatic change. Last September (2002), 35 women won seats in the Moroccan 325-member House of Representatives, whereas previously, there were only two (ArabicNews 2002). This trend toward increasing visibility challenges long-held notions about the gendering of public space in Arab societies.


Moroccan women; House of Representatives


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