Beneath the Veil/Lifting the Veil


Subject:
Politics by Place , Women , Afghanistan , Government & Politics , Religion , Rights in Arab Countries

Description:
Companion to a 2001 British documentary "Beneath the Veil" and the 2002 update "Lifting the Veil" on women's lives in Afghanistan under the Taliban and "whether women's lives have improved since the fall of the Taliban." Includes background about Afghanistan (history, geography, the people, and who are the Taliban), aid and opposition, Islam, and fundamentalisms. Includes links to related sites. From Channel 4.

Publisher:
Channel 4

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.channel4.com/life/microsites/A/afghanistan/summary.html


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