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Vol 16, No 4 (2013)

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Table of Contents


Foreward PDF
Edward Bailey 379–380


Veiling: Introduction PDF
Sarah-Jane Page 381-385


A Short History of the (Muslim) Veil PDF
Valerie Behiery 387-415
The Veiled Muslim Woman as Subject in Contemporary Art: The Role of Location, Autobiography, and the Documentary Image PDF
Valerie Behiery 417-442
(Re)Envisioning the Veil PDF
Samantha Feder 443-459
“An Affair of the Heart”: Hijab Narratives of Arab Muslim Women in Malta PDF
Nathalie Grima 461-481
More Than Just a Piece of Cloth: The German “Headscarf ” Debate PDF
Stefanie Sinclair 483-492
Let Modesty Be Her Raiment: The Classical Context of Ancient-Christian Veiling PDF
Tahmina Tariq 493-506

Book Reviews

Modest Fashion: Styling Bodies, Mediating Faith, edited by Reina Lewis. I.B. Tauris, 256pp. Hb. £56, ISBN-13: ISBN: 9781780763828; Pb. £15.99, ISBN-13: 9781780763835. PDF
Valerie Behiery 507-509
A Quiet Revolution: The Veil’s Resurgence, from the Middle East to America, by Leila Ahmed. Yale University Press, 2011. 352pp. Hb. $30.00, ISBN-13: 9780300170955; Pb. $22.00, ISBN-13: 9780300181432. PDF
Catherine Goodall 510-511
Rethinking Muslim Women and the Veil: Challenging Historical and Modern Stereotypes by Katharine Bullock. The International Institute of Islamic Thought, 2007 (2nd Edition). 275pp., Pb. £12.95, ISBN-13:9781565644328. PDF
Haleema Masud 512-515
The Veil: Women Writers on Its History, Lore, and Politics, edited by Jennifer Heath. University of California Press, 2008. 360pp., Pb. $29.95/£19.95, ISBN-13: 9780520255180. PDF
Mary Elaine Hegland 516-518
Veil: Mirror of Identity, by Christian Joppke. Polity Press, 2009. 176 pp., Pb £15.99. ISBN-13: 9780745643526. PDF
Nesma Sobeih 519-521

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