A new wave of Gulf women

May 1999
Middle East;May99, Issue 290, 25th Anniversary Issue p12
Highlights the gains made by women in the Gulf states since the 1970s. Role of women in the Gulf under the Sharia law; Characteristics of Gulf women; Marriage practices in the region; Differences in the situation of women in the Gulf countries; Statistics on Gulf countries allowing their women to work; Impact of the image of American Gulf War women veterans on the change in the attitude of Gulf women.


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