Veiling in Africa

Veiling in Africa

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The tradition of the veil, which refers to various cloth coverings of the head, face, and body, has been little studied in Africa, where Islam has been present for more than a thousand years. These lively essays raise questions about what is distinctive about veiling in Africa, what religious histories or practices are reflected in particular uses of the veil, and how styles of veils have changed in response to contemporary events. Together, they explore the diversity… (more)


Book Details  


Publisher: Indiana University Press (June 04, 2013)

Collection: African Expressive Cultures

Format: EPUB

Page count: 248 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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