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  • Islamic Feminism in Kuwait: The Politics and Paradoxes.
    González, Alessandra L. (2013)
    New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

    Kuwaiti women are not jealous of western women; many choose to wear the veil and support Islamist politicians. They negotiate for progressive women's rights. They seek gender equality and respect their traditional religious culture.

    Associated Search Terms: Feminism; Islam, Kuwait; Politics, Kuwait; Women; Kuwait
  • Measuring Religiosity in a Majority Muslim Context: Gender, Religious Salience, and Religious Experience among Kuwaiti College Students--A Research Note.
    González, Alessandra L. (2011)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 50:2: 339-350.

    Analysis of data from Kuwaiti undergraduate students suggests a new religiosity instrument is needed & that gender differences need to be taken into account.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Kuwait; Gender; Students, undergraduate; Measurement; Kuwait; Religiosity
  • Complicating the "Clash of Civilizations": Gender and Politics in Contemporary Kuwait.
    González, Alessandra L., and Lubna Al-Kazi (2011)
    In Patrick Michel and Enzo Pace (eds.) Annual Review of the Sociology of Religion. Volume 2: Religion and Politics. Leiden: Brill, pp. 64-84.

    Analyzes 2007 questionnaire data from Kuwaiti undergraduate students. Religiosity & membership in a conservative denomination inversely predicts feminist views, but literalism positively predicts them.

    Associated Search Terms: Kuwait; Gender; Women; Students, undergraduate; Modernization; Politics, Kuwait; Denomination (organizational entity); Literalism; Islam, Kuwait; Feminism; Experience; Education; Salience
  • Women's Political Rights: Islam, Status and Networks in Kuwait.
    Rizzo, Helen, Katherine Meyer, and Yousef Ali (2002)
    Sociology 36:3: 639-662.

    Associated Search Terms: Women; Kuwait; Islam, Kuwait
  • Islam, Women's Organizations, and Political Rights for Women.
    Meyer, Katherine, Helen Rizzo, and Yousef Ali (2001)
    In Paula D. Nesbitt (ed.) Religion and Social Policy. Walnut Creek, California: AltaMira, pp. 111-127.

    Analyzes 1996 Kuwaiti survey data & 1998 data on Kuwaiti service organizations & professional societies; Islamic orthodoxy was inversely, & professional association membership was positively, related to favoring women's political participation.

    Associated Search Terms: Orthodoxy (doctrinal); Islam, Kuwait; Sunni, Kuwait; Charities; Kuwait; Women; Shi'ite, Kuwait
  • Islam and the Extension of Citizenship Rights to Women in Kuwait.
    Meyer, Katherine, Helen Rizzo, and Yousef Ali (1998)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 37:1: 131-144.

    Analyzes 1994 survey data from Kuwaiti citizens.

    Associated Search Terms: Kuwait; Islam, Kuwait; Women
  • The Seriousness of Crime Cross-Culturally: The Impact of Religiosity.
    Evans, Sandra S., and Joseph E. Scott (1983)
    Criminology 22:1: 39-59.

    Compares the impact of religiosity of American & Kuwaiti university students on the perception of the seriousness of different crimes.

    Associated Search Terms: Religiosity; Comparative; Criminology; United States; Kuwait; Students, undergraduate
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