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Lila Abu-Lughod is an American professor of anthropology and Women's and Gender Studies at Columbia University in New York, daughter of prominent Palestinian academic Ibrahim Abu-Lughod and the American sociologist Janet Lippman.

She graduated from Carleton College in 1974, and obtained her PhD from Harvard University in 1984. She is married to Columbia University professor of Middle Eastern politics Timothy Mitchell.

Abu-Lughod has taught at Williams College, Princeton University, and New York University, and has become known for her research on the Bedouin from the Awlad 'Ali tribe in Egypt.

In 2001, she delivered the Lewis Henry Morgan Lecture at the University of Rochester, considered by many to be the most important annual lecture series in the field of anthropology. She was named a Carnegie Scholar in 2007 to research the topic: "Do Muslim Women Have Rights? The Ethics and Politics of Muslim Women's Rights in an International Field." She supports an academic boycott of Israel.

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Total Books: 13
Do Muslim Women Need Saving
2015 - Do Muslim Women Need Saving (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780674088269
ISBN-10: 0674088263
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Law, Politics & Social Sciences
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Do Muslim Women Need Saving
2013 - Do Muslim Women Need Saving (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780674725164
ISBN-10: 0674725166
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Law, Gay & Lesbian, Politics & Social Sciences
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Writing Women's Worlds Bedouin Stories
2008 - Writing Women's Worlds Bedouin Stories (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780520256514
ISBN-10: 0520256514
Genres: Nonfiction, Gay & Lesbian
  • Currently 2.5/5 Stars.
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Local Contexts of Islamism in Popular Media
2006 - Local Contexts of Islamism in Popular Media [Amsterdam University Press - ISIM Papers series] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9789053568248
ISBN-10: 9053568247
Genres: History, Religion & Spirituality, Nonfiction
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Dramas of Nationhood The Politics of Television in Egypt
2004 - Dramas of Nationhood the Politics of Television in Egypt (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780226001975
ISBN-10: 0226001970
Genre: Nonfiction
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Dramas of Nationhood The Politics of Television in Egypt
2004 - Dramas of Nationhood the Politics of Television in Egypt (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780226001968
ISBN-10: 0226001962
Genre: Nonfiction
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Feminismo y modernidad en Oriente proximo / Feminism and Modernity in the Middle East
2004 - Feminismo Y Modernidad En Oriente Proximo / Feminism and Modernity in the Middle East [Feminismos - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788437619958
ISBN-10: 8437619955
Genre: Nonfiction
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Veiled Sentiments Honor and Poetry in a Bedouin Society
2000 - Veiled Sentiments Honor and Poetry in a Bedouin Society (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780520224735
ISBN-10: 0520224736
Genre: Nonfiction
  • Currently 4.1/5 Stars.
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Writing Women's Worlds Bedouin Stories
1993 - Writing Women's Worlds Bedouin Stories (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780520083042
ISBN-10: 0520083040
Genre: Nonfiction
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 3

Writing Women's Worlds Bedouin Stories
1993 - Writing Women's Worlds Bedouin Stories (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780520079465
ISBN-10: 0520079469
Genre: Nonfiction
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Veiled Sentiments Honor and Poetry in a Bedouin Society
1988 - Veiled Sentiments Honor and Poetry in a Bedouin Society (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780520063273
ISBN-10: 0520063279
Genres: History, Literature & Fiction, Nonfiction
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
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Veiled Sentiments Honor and Poetry in a Bedouin Society
1986 - Veiled Sentiments Honor and Poetry in a Bedouin Society (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780520054837
ISBN-10: 0520054830
Genres: History, Literature & Fiction
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