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Twenty-First-Century Qatari Abayeh Fashions

Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion Volume 5 : Central and Southwest Asia

Berg Publishers, 2010

Encyclopedia entry

...Women in Qatar, like many other conservative Muslim Middle Eastern countries, dress in a black robe, the abayeh, and long headscarf, the shaylah. They are adhering to the Qur’anic directive to dress modestly and interpret this as wearing...

The Abayeh in Qatar

Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion Volume 5 : Central and Southwest Asia

Berg Publishers, 2010

Encyclopedia entry

...The abayeh is a contemporary long cloaklike garment worn by most Qatari women outside the home. The wearing of the abayeh and the shayla, the head covering, is not legally enforced, and both garments can be modified and decorated...

Dress from the Gulf States: Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, United Arab Emirates

Fadwa El Guindi

Fadwa El Guindi is at the University of Southern California. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Wesam al-Othman

Wesam al-Othman

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Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion Volume 5 : Central and Southwest Asia

Berg Publishers, 2010

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...The Khalij (Arab Gulf) dress that is characteristic of Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, and the Emirates shares the core code underlying dress and some aspects of form with Arab-Islamic dress in general. In the contemporary Arab Gulf region...

Internationalization of Retailing

International Retailing

Fairchild Books, 2018

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...Zara is the world’s leading fashion apparel retailer.After studying this chapter, you should be able to:Explain international retailing and how it is changing.Differentiate retailing from marketing.Describe entry strategies available...

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Shubhapriya Bennur

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Shubhapriya Bennur is Assistant Professor in the Textiles Merchandising & Fashion Design Department at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Md. Rashaduzzaman

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Md. Rashaduzzaman

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Samirah Alotaibi

Samirah Alotaibi

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Yiyue Fan

Retailing In Emerging Markets

Fairchild Books, 2017

Book chapter

...The Retail Landscape: An Emerging Market The State of Qatar is situated on a peninsula projecting into the Arabian Gulf, bordering Saudi Arabia to the south. Prior to the discovery of oil, the Qatari economy was largely based on pearl...