A woman without her distaff: Gender, work, and handicraft production in Colonial North Africa

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Abstract

A man without his plow, a woman without her distaff, are given to boredom and laziness.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationA Social History of Women and Gender in the Modern Middle East
PublisherTaylor and Francis
Pages25-62
Number of pages38
ISBN (Electronic)9780429971150
ISBN (Print)9780813321011
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2018

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  • Social Sciences(all)

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    Clancy-Smith, J. (2018). A woman without her distaff: Gender, work, and handicraft production in Colonial North Africa. In A Social History of Women and Gender in the Modern Middle East (pp. 25-62). Taylor and Francis. https://doi.org/10.4324/9780429502606