Sex and Desire in Muslim Cultures
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Aymon Kreil, Lucia Sorbera, Serena Tolino
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-12-10 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

What have different ideas about sex and gender meant for people throughout the history of the Middle East and North Africa? This book traces sex and desire in Muslim cultures through a collection of chapters that span the 9th to 21st centuries. Looking at spaces and periods where sexual norms
Sex in the Middle East and North Africa
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: L. L. Wynn, Angel M. Foster
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-12-14 - Publisher:

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Pensions in the Middle East and North Africa
Language: en
Pages: 253
Authors: Edward Whitehouse
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-01-01 - Publisher: World Bank Publications

This is the first comprehensive assessment of pension systems in the Middle East and North Africa. While other regions—Central Asia, Eastern Europe, and Latin America, in particular—have been actively introducing reforms to their pension systems, Middle East and North African countries have lagged behind. This is explained, in part, by
HIV/Aids in the Middle East And North Africa
Language: en
Pages: 173
Authors: Carol Lynn Jenkins, David A. Robalino, World Bank, World Health Organization. Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean, Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS.
Categories: AIDS (Disease)
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: World Bank Publications

"This book reviews the current knowledge available on the prevalence of HIV/AIDS in the MENA/EM region with the goal of stimulating discussion among policy- and decisionmakers. In other regions, early investments in good surveillance and effective prevention programs have proved to be relative bargains, compared with the costs of a
Abortion Pills, Test Tube Babies, and Sex Toys
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: L. L. Wynn, Angel M. Foster
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-25 - Publisher: Vanderbilt University Press

From Viagra to in vitro fertilization, new technologies are rapidly changing the global face of reproductive health. They are far from neutral: religious, cultural, social, and legal contexts condition their global transfer. The way a society interprets and adopts (or rejects) a new technology reveals a great deal about the