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The Resource Daring to drive : the young Saudi woman who stood up to a kingdom of men, Manal al-Sharif

Daring to drive : the young Saudi woman who stood up to a kingdom of men, Manal al-Sharif

Label
Daring to drive : the young Saudi woman who stood up to a kingdom of men
Title
Daring to drive
Title remainder
the young Saudi woman who stood up to a kingdom of men
Statement of responsibility
Manal al-Sharif
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A memoir by a Saudi Arabian woman who became the unexpected leader of a movement to support women's rights describes how fundamentalism influenced her radical religious beliefs until her education, a job, and legal contradictions changed her perspectives
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
VHEI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1979-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sharif, Manal
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alsharif, Manal
  • Sharif, Manal
  • Women political activists
  • Women political activists
  • Women automobile drivers
  • Women
Target audience
adult
Label
Daring to drive : the young Saudi woman who stood up to a kingdom of men, Manal al-Sharif
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A country of one king and millions of queens -- Cockroaches and prison bars -- Dirty girls -- Mecca under siege -- Behind the veil -- My Barbie is murdered -- The forbidden satellite dish -- Employed and homeless -- Love and the falafel man -- Live free or die -- Driving while female -- In the kingdom of Saudi men -- Abouya and the king -- The rain starts with a single drop
Control code
000060080628
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
x, 289 pages
Isbn
9781471164408
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)971963468
Label
Daring to drive : the young Saudi woman who stood up to a kingdom of men, Manal al-Sharif
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A country of one king and millions of queens -- Cockroaches and prison bars -- Dirty girls -- Mecca under siege -- Behind the veil -- My Barbie is murdered -- The forbidden satellite dish -- Employed and homeless -- Love and the falafel man -- Live free or die -- Driving while female -- In the kingdom of Saudi men -- Abouya and the king -- The rain starts with a single drop
Control code
000060080628
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
x, 289 pages
Isbn
9781471164408
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)971963468

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