An Exploration Into the Religious and Symbolic Meanings of Gendered Spaces in an Arab Gulf Home

The current research provides a comparative perspective on Arab-Islamic (Qatari) and Western values as encoded in the home and use of spaces within it. Our ethnographic study involved observation and in-depth interviews with twenty four middleclass home-owning Qatari families living in Doha.



Citation:

Rana Sobh and Russell Belk (2011) ,"An Exploration Into the Religious and Symbolic Meanings of Gendered Spaces in an Arab Gulf Home", in NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 38, eds. Darren W. Dahl, Gita V. Johar, and Stijn M.J. van Osselaer, Duluth, MN : Association for Consumer Research.

Authors

Rana Sobh, Qatar University, Qatar
Russell Belk, York University, Canada



Volume

NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 38 | 2011



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