Download PDF by Amy Motlagh: Burying the Beloved: Marriage, Realism, and Reform in Modern

By Amy Motlagh

ISBN-10: 0804775893

ISBN-13: 9780804775892

Burying the Beloved lines the connection among the legislation and literature in Iran to bare the profound ambiguities on the center of Iranian rules of modernity concerning women's rights and social prestige. The e-book finds how novels mediate felony reforms and examines how authors have used realism to problem and re-imagine notions of "the real." It examines seminal works that foreground acute anxieties approximately lady subjectivity in an Iran negotiating its modernity from the Constitutional Revolution of 1905 as much as and past the Islamic Revolution of 1979.
By concentrating on marriage because the crucial metaphor by which either legislations and fiction learn gender, Motlagh significantly engages and highlights the problems that come up as gender norms and legislation swap over the years. She examines the recurrent foregrounding of marriage at 5 severe classes of felony reform, documenting how texts have been understood either first and foremost e-book and as their value replaced over time.

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