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A New Wave of Conservatism, By Tamar Rotem
Haaretz Daily (2012)
  • Yofi Tirosh, Tel Aviv University
Abstract

The ultra-Orthodox community is warming to the idea of vacationing, but its women are increasingly bound by strict codes of modesty, even on separate beaches. In the story, I contribute my take on the meaning of the new "burquini," that have become mandatory in certain circles.

Keywords
  • burquini,
  • modesty,
  • ultra-orthodox women,
  • gender
Publication Date
August 12, 2012
Citation Information
Yofi Tirosh. "A New Wave of Conservatism, By Tamar Rotem" Haaretz Daily (2012)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/yofi_tirosh/20/