Question of Honor

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My thesis, Question of Honor, addresses the premise of women's lack of choice in relation to men's honor, and vengeance; concepts that are closely connected to the oppressive world of women in Pakistan. These works deal with concepts of purity and minor transgressions that have an impact on the lives of women in relation to family names and the associative feelings of humiliation linked to men. The subtle nuances of women and their reactions to oppression give a strong emotive content to the work.

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Agha, Anila Quayyum May 2004.

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My thesis, Question of Honor, addresses the premise of women's lack of choice in relation to men's honor, and vengeance; concepts that are closely connected to the oppressive world of women in Pakistan. These works deal with concepts of purity and minor transgressions that have an impact on the lives of women in relation to family names and the associative feelings of humiliation linked to men. The subtle nuances of women and their reactions to oppression give a strong emotive content to the work.

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Agha, Anila Quayyum. Question of Honor, thesis, May 2004; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc4537/: accessed December 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .