By A. Weiss

In Pakistan, myriad constituencies are grappling with reinterpreting women's rights. This publication analyzes the govt of Pakistan's development of an figuring out of what constitutes women's rights, strikes directly to tackle conventional perspectives and modern well known opinion on women's rights, after which specializes in 3 very assorted teams' perceptions of women's rights: innovative women's businesses as represented through the Aurat origin and Shirkat Gah; orthodox Islamist perspectives as represented through the Jama'at-i-Islami, the MMA executive in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (2002-08) and al-Huda; and the Swat Taliban. writer Anita M. Weiss analyzes the consequent "culture wars" which are visibly ripping the rustic aside, as teams speak prior each other - every one confidant that they're the owners of tradition and interpreters of faith whereas others are misrepresenting it.

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