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Strom, Kay Marshall, 1943-
Forgotten girls : stories of hope and courage / Kay Marshall Strom and Michele Rickett
Downers Grove, Ill. : IVP Books, c2009
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 3rd Floor  BV639.C4 S785 2009    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Church work with children
Church work with women
Girls -- Social conditions
Women -- Social conditions -- 21st century
Women -- Economic conditions -- 21st century
Physical Description 173 p. : ill. ; 21 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [171]-173)
Contents Introduction -- Part 1: Physical life -- Stand up to the witch : Indonesia -- Beti's story -- Disposable mothers : Tibet -- Sonam's and Pema's stories -- Sacrificed to gods : India -- Sunshine's story -- Not enough girls : North Korea and China -- Si-Un's story -- Step out and take action for physical life change -- Part 2: Educational life -- Education for AIDS orphans : China -- Mai Lin's story -- Beautiful music from untouchable girls : India -- Anne's story -- Given by the chief: Senegal -- Esmee and Afia's story -- A new way : Egypt -- Zahra's and Safia's stories -- Step out and take action for educational life change -- Part 3: Sexual protection for life -- Temporary wives in Timbuktu : Mali -- Halima's story -- Kidnapped! Kyrgyzstan -- Meerim's story -- Girls for sale : Nepal -- Nima's story -- Throwaway girls : India -- Poonam's story -- Step out and take action against sexual abuse -- Part 4: Freedom in life -- Behind prison bars : Pakistan -- Majeeda's and Alira's stories -- Surviving war : Sudan -- Amina's and Khadijah's stories -- Sisters of war : Iraq -- Alina's story -- Step out and take action for freedom in life -- Part 5: Spiritual life -- An awakening : Iran -- Dorri's and Nahid's stories -- From daughter of a geisha to daughter of the king : Japan -- Yoshi's story -- Step out and take action for spiritual life change
Alternate Author Rickett, Michele, 1952-

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