Nastiness Diagnosis. Anthropology. Religion. Gender. Justice. A Personal Notepad For the General Public.
…in the crucible of history the veil, widely viewed as the emblem of Islamic patriarchy and oppression, had come now to signal a call for gender justice… Leila Ahmed (2011:211 )
Polygamy is seen as better than the West’s prostitution and mistresses, and early marriage as better than Western-style promiscuity. (Nikki Keddie 1991:18)
Many Indonesian women have passionately opposed polygamy…it is the one issue that has aroused the greatest depth of feeling among the largest number of Indonesian women” (2004:111)