Dossier 21 was edited by Harsh Kapoor.Cover: The cover illustration is by the wellknown Algerian cartoonist Kaci. It has beenreproduced with permission from Edition Edifra (22, boulevard Poissonnière, 75009 Paris) fromthe volume 'Bas le voile', 1994, 48pp [ISBN: 2-914070-63-X]
About the Dossiers
The Dossiers are an occasional publication of the International Solidarity Network of WomenLiving Under Muslim Laws. Conceived as a networking tool, they aim at providing informationabout lives, struggles and strategies of women living in diverse Muslim communities andcountries.Women’s groups may freely reproduce material, however we would appreciateacknowledgements. For those articles previously published in other journals, permission shouldbe sought directly from them.Information contained in the Dossiers does not necessarily represent the views and positions of the compilers or of the network Women Living Under Muslim Laws, unless stated. The Dossiersare meant to make accessible the broadest possible strands of opinion within varied movements /initiatives promoting greater autonomy of women. The Dossier seeks to inform and share differentanalysis and experiences.Produced on non-profit basis through donations and grants, the Dossiers have, till now, mostlybeen distributed free of cost to women and women's organisations. Printing and distribution costsof one Dossier work out to 60 F.Francs (about 12 US$). We appeal to readers to send donations tomeet the production and postage costs. Any donation however small is extremely welcome. To new readers of the Dossiers: Would you like to be placed on our mailing list? If you areassociated with an institution / group would you consider setting up an exchange of publicationswith us?For all correspondence write to:
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, Boite Postale 20023, 34791 Grabels Cédex, France.Directrice de publication : Marie-Aimée Hélie-LucasRédaction : Women Living Under Muslim LawsBoite Postale 20023, 34791 Grabels Cédex, France.Dépôt légal 1et trimestre 1991, ISSN 1018-1342Commission paritaire en cours.Mise en Page : Crayon & cie, MontpellierImprimerie Arceaux 49, Montpellier.