International Journal of Middle East Studies

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Book Review

Nikki R. Keddie, Women in the Middle East: Past and Present (Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 2006). Pp. 416. $29.95 paper.

Firoozeh Kashani-Sabeta1

a1 Department of History, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Penn.; e-mail:

(Online publication January 24 2011)