South Asia (before Partition)
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Books

ALI, Azra Asghar The emergence of feminism among Indian Muslim women, 1920-1947, Karachi: Oxford University Press, 2000. 291pp.

ALI, Azra Asghar The emergence of feminism among Indian Muslim women, 1920-1947, Karachi: Oxford University Press, 2000. 291pp.

AMIN, Sonia Nishat The world of Muslim women in colonial Bengal, 1876-1939 Social, Economic and Political Studies of the Middle East, 55, Leiden:: Brill,, 1996. 313pp.

GUPTA, Charu Sexuality, obscenity, community: women, Muslims, and the Hindu public in colonial India, Delhi: Pe…

Cite this page
“South Asia (before Partition)”, in: Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph. Consulted online on 22 October 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_EWICCOM_0381>
First published online: 2009



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