The ideal refugees : gender, Islam, and the Sahrawi politics of survival

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Full title: The ideal refugees : gender, Islam, and the Sahrawi politics of survival / Elena Fiddian-Qasmiyeh.
Main author: Fiddian-Qasmiyeh, Elena, 1978-
Corporate Authors: Ebook Central Academic Complete.
Format: eBook           
Edition: First edition.
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction : the "ideal" refugees
  • Engendering the colonial encounter
  • The Sahrawi refugee camps : international and solidarity networks
  • Emerging discourse : concealing Islam
  • Secular sisters, Muslim others, and the politics of survival
  • Discursive silences, "ideal women", and directing aid
  • Conclusion.