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Unformatted text preview: 5 pm second floor bruyette reception room FF #45 Do Muslim Women Really Need Saving? Forcing western culture on Muslim women in Afghanistan Violence against women has not decreased because of conservative dress Help, not save in order to not imply superiority Media portrayal does not coincide with womens feelings about their culture http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acid_attack http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pakistani_women#Sexual_violence http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taliban_treatment_of_women FF #50 Its not and oxymoron: the search for an arab feminism by Susan Muaddi Darraj http://www.thef-wordzine.com/harpies_arabfeminism505.html insert: http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/20851.php compare to declaration of sentiments: many of the same sentiments such as equality, declaration of 1995 focuses on women as opposed to declaration of sentiments focus on people Atwood: first half Commander-eyes-wives-angels-aunts-guardians-handmaids-martha-econwives-unwomen Commander: steril Dr: actual person who impregnates woman...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course WMST 120 taught by Professor Ch during the Spring '08 term at St. Joseph CT.
- Spring '08