Metaphors Arab Women Live By

The scholarship of metaphor as an analytical concept in the study of Arab society, in general, and Arab women, in particular, is woefully scarce. Based on ethnographic research in Egypt and United Arab Emirates, this paper discusses how culturally shared metaphors used by Arab women in their everyda...

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Volume: 12
Main Author: el-Aswad, el-Sayed
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: The Netherlands Brill 01.09.2014
published in: Hawwa (Leiden) Vol. 12; no. 1; pp. 36 - 48
Data of publication: 20140900
ISSN: 1569-2078
EISSN: 1569-2086
Discipline: Women's Studies
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Annual Bibliography of English Language and Literature
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