By Amelie Le Renard
As younger Saudi girls are rising as an more and more noticeable social workforce, they're shaping new social norms. Their shared city areas provide girls the chance to shed sure constraints and picture themselves in new roles. yet to suppose integrated during this peer workforce, ladies needs to adhere to new constraints: to be refined, trendy, female, and glossy. the placement of "other" women—poor, rural, or non-Saudi women—is more and more marginalized. whereas younger city girls may perhaps embrace similar to a "reformed" Saudi kingdom, the reform undertaking eventually continues to be incomplete, drawing new hierarchies and features of exclusion between women.
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