Accommodating protest

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Are women supporting a return to traditional patterns of in- equality by reviving this 'powerful symbol of women's subordination'?

Macleod attempts to answer these questions by venturing into very thorny areas.

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This book explores the puzzling phenomenon of new veiling practices among lower middle class women in Cairo, Egypt.

Read More Accommodating Protest explores the subculture framing the behavior of lower-middle-class women in Cairo and evaluates their constraints and opportunities in a rapidly changing city.

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By the early 1980s it became an overwhelming fact of life, almost the norm on Cairo streets.

The new veiling expresses women's protest against this.

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At the same time they realize that leaving home and family is creating an intolerable situation of the erosion of their social status and the loss of their traditional identity.

The new veiling expresses women's protest against this.

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