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  • Fadia Faqir’s Pillars of Salt

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    Fadia Faqir’s Pillars of Salt The fictional accounts of women’s experiences in Fadia Faqir’s, Pillars of Salt, illustrate issues articulated by women’s rights activists in the Middle East. Traditional roles of women and men and a mythology of femininity and masculinity are juxtaposed with the disparate realities of the characters. The damaging forces of colonial rule, war, and Westernization are also exposed. I focused particularly on Pillars of Salt, because it contains very sophisticated

  • Fadia Faqir's Pillars of Salt and Leila al-Atrash's A Woman of Five Seasons

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    Fadia Faqir's Pillars of Salt and Leila al-Atrash's A Woman of Five Seasons The portrayal of the Arab woman has always been through several different perceptions. Some believe that these women are weak, dependant and victims of a hyper patriarchal tradition and culture. They live their lives as if caged from one man to another. First it is their father and brothers and then their husbands and sons. It is true that Arab women do live within patriarchal traditions and cultures but the same can be

  • Badr's A Balcony over the Fakihani, Pillars of Salt, by Fadia Faqir, and Al-Atrash's A Woman of Five Seasons

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    Badr's A Balcony over the Fakihani, Pillars of Salt, by Fadia Faqir, and Al-Atrash's A Woman of Five Seasons Struggles for independence from foreign conquerors, civil tyrants, and the hands of the oppressive have long been the backdrop for life in the Arab World. This struggle is compounded for Arab women, who have the added worries of societal and cultural constraints. The 20th century was a notably gory one, particularly in the Middle East. There have been numerous, almost continuous aggressive

  • Liyana Badr’s A Balcony over the Fakihani, Pillars of Salt, by Fadia Faqir, and A Woman of Five Seasons, by Leila Al-Atrash

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    A Balcony over the Fakihani, Pillars of Salt, by Fadia Faqir, and A Woman of Five Seasons, by Leila Al-Atrash In Liyana Badr’s novella, A Balcony over the Fakihani, the main character, Su’ad, meets and falls in love with a man named Umar, who towards the book’s end is killed in battle. What occurs between the meeting and the death constitutes the author’s attempt to process the environment in which she grew up. Similarly, Pillars of Salt, by Fadia Faqir, and A Woman of Five Seasons, Leila Al-Atrash

  • Chapter Account Manager

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    Ankit Fadia, 19 years old, is an independent computer security and digital intelligence consultant with definitive experience in the field of Internet security. He has authored seven internationally best-selling books on numerous topics related to Computer Security that have been widely appreciated by both professionals and industry leaders the world over. His books have sold a record 120,000 copies across the globe, have been translated into Korean, Portuguese and Polish and are also being used

  • Ethical Hacking

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    Ethical hacking, in my opinion, is just as much as an oxymoron as ‘constructive criticism’. Before I go on to show that ‘ethical hacking’ is but an oxymoron only in the literal sense, it is essential for one to understand the words ’ethical’ and ‘hacking’ - origin, meaning and the misconception. ‘Ethical’ can be defined as ‘working with high professional morals and principles’. The original hacker was a person who liked to tinker with software and hardware alike, enjoying and exploring the way the

  • Inferential Statistics

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    articlesonobesity.org/some-interesting-information-based-on-childhood-obesity-statistics Dr. Macnair T. Childhood Obesity. BBC Health News. Accessed on March 4, 2011 from http://www.bbc.co.uk/health/physical_health/conditions/obesity2.shtml Shaya, Fadia T.; Flores, David; Gbarayor, Confidence M.; Wang, Jingshu. School-based obesity interventions: a literature review. Journal of School Health. April 1, 2008. Accessed on March 4, 2011 from http://www.highbeam.com/doc/1G1-180799519.html Worldwide Obesity

  • A Statement of Purpose: Computer Science

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    Statement of Purpose Course applied: Computer Science My passion for Computers developed when my fingers felt the first touch of it. The abstruse world of computers fascinated me to penetrate the technology and learn more about it, when I was in my 6th grade. The passion for this ever changing technology of computers enthralled me to take up graduation in Computer Science, further to go for research in this stream. My ambition towards this subject and cognitive approach towards learning

  • Essay For Sop For Computer Science

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    Statement of Purpose Before letting know my intentions to pursue a Master’s Degree in Computer Science, I would like to throw some light on my childhood and the things that triggered me to choose Computer Science as my career. I was astonished when my science teacher told me about the Super Computers and their powerful usage in Space Administration as I was curious in knowing how typical tasks like launching a satellite were accomplished such easily. Throughout my childhood I have been fascinated

  • Excessive Sleepiness

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    the adults who are between 18 and 64 years. They consider it as the healthy and normal amount of sleep. Others argue that closer to seven hours is better researchers link seven hours of rest each day a longer life and a better health of the brain (Fadia, 2002). Most studies consider over nine hours of sleep as the excessive or long quantity of sleep for the adults. People who have this condition are involved in risks such as motor vehicle and work related accidents. They also have poorer health when

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