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The Resource Riding the samoosa express : personal narratives of marriage and beyond, edited by Zaheera Jina and Hasina Asvat

Riding the samoosa express : personal narratives of marriage and beyond, edited by Zaheera Jina and Hasina Asvat

Label
Riding the samoosa express : personal narratives of marriage and beyond
Title
Riding the samoosa express
Title remainder
personal narratives of marriage and beyond
Statement of responsibility
edited by Zaheera Jina and Hasina Asvat
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Riding the Samosa Express is a collection of life stories exploring issues of marriage, love, loss, family life, culture, religious beliefs, suburban life, local and international politics, freedom and education among other important issues faced by professional and well-educated Muslim women who have not been held back by global stereotypes
Cataloging source
CN3GA
Dewey number
305.48/697068
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ1170
LC item number
.R53 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jina, Zaheera
  • Asvat, Hasina
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Muslim women
  • Marriage
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Marriage
  • Muslim women
  • South Africa
Label
Riding the samoosa express : personal narratives of marriage and beyond, edited by Zaheera Jina and Hasina Asvat
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Content; Introduction; Part One: The road towards marriage; Education and Izzat!; Exiting limbo; Mrs Independent; Only He as my Creator is the best of all planners!; My ideal partner; Run, samoosa, run; My Samoosa Express to finding my soul mate; Hope, love, faith; Part Two: Identity; Surrounded by women of strength; The creation of complex me; About ME; Reflections; Only Oomi! -- Domination versus submission; Veils from the past; Against all odds; Not a suitable career for a young Muslim girl -- My journey into spiritual awakening
  • From the depths of my soulPart Three: Marriage and beyond; The tale of two sorrows; The road to the kitchen less travelled; MahabbaLillah, my child; To Mummy, with love; Out of the fish tank ... and into the pond; "Pull yourself together!" -- battling depression in pregnancy; Motherly instinct; Divorce was not an option; Contributors; Glossary; Notes
Control code
917873511
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781920590949
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 11581902
  • 27c8fd5a-d305-4b33-b9b0-56525ce6b054
Publisher number
MWT11581902
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)917873511
Label
Riding the samoosa express : personal narratives of marriage and beyond, edited by Zaheera Jina and Hasina Asvat
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Content; Introduction; Part One: The road towards marriage; Education and Izzat!; Exiting limbo; Mrs Independent; Only He as my Creator is the best of all planners!; My ideal partner; Run, samoosa, run; My Samoosa Express to finding my soul mate; Hope, love, faith; Part Two: Identity; Surrounded by women of strength; The creation of complex me; About ME; Reflections; Only Oomi! -- Domination versus submission; Veils from the past; Against all odds; Not a suitable career for a young Muslim girl -- My journey into spiritual awakening
  • From the depths of my soulPart Three: Marriage and beyond; The tale of two sorrows; The road to the kitchen less travelled; MahabbaLillah, my child; To Mummy, with love; Out of the fish tank ... and into the pond; "Pull yourself together!" -- battling depression in pregnancy; Motherly instinct; Divorce was not an option; Contributors; Glossary; Notes
Control code
917873511
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781920590949
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 11581902
  • 27c8fd5a-d305-4b33-b9b0-56525ce6b054
Publisher number
MWT11581902
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)917873511

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