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The Resource Married by force, Leila ; with the collaboration of Marie-Thérèse Cuny translated by Sue Rose

Married by force, Leila ; with the collaboration of Marie-Thérèse Cuny translated by Sue Rose

Label
Married by force
Title
Married by force
Statement of responsibility
Leila ; with the collaboration of Marie-Thérèse Cuny translated by Sue Rose
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
This testimony exposes the realities of forced marriage. Leila tells of how she was brought up in France by Moroccan-born parents and then forcibly married to a man 15 years her senior whose language she couldn't understand. She tells how she escaped the violence of this marriage to fight back against family tradition
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1976-
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Leila
Dewey number
  • 306.8'2'088297'092
  • 306.829
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the French
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cuny, Marie-Thérèse
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  • Leila
  • Forced marriage
  • Muslim women
  • Wife abuse
  • Moroccans
  • Biography
Label
Married by force, Leila ; with the collaboration of Marie-Thérèse Cuny translated by Sue Rose
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
9780749951122
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
245 p.
Isbn
9780749951122
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Married by force, Leila ; with the collaboration of Marie-Thérèse Cuny translated by Sue Rose
Publication
Control code
9780749951122
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
245 p.
Isbn
9780749951122
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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