Family in the Middle East: Ideational Change in Egypt, Iran by Kathryn M. Yount, Hoda Rashad

By Kathryn M. Yount, Hoda Rashad

This ebook examines, in comparative standpoint, different beliefs approximately kin and society and the way they've got impacted on actual kinfolk existence throughout a few international locations within the heart East.

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