Political-Social Movements: Ethnic and Minority: Sub-Saharan Africa: South Africa
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This entry examines the situation of Muslim women in South Africa. They are a heterogeneous group who manifest diverse attitudes and tendencies but are beginning to assert their rights and challenge “traditional” modes of thought and patterns of behavior. They are doing this within the context of being m…

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Dangor, Suleman E., “Political-Social Movements: Ethnic and Minority: Sub-Saharan Africa: South Africa”, in: Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph. Consulted online on 16 July 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_EWICCOM_0128d>
First published online: 2009



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