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Cities: Urban Movements: Southern Thailand and Northern Malaysia
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This entry gives a concise account of the voices and participation of Muslim women in Islamic urban movements in Southern Thailand and Northern Malaysia. Written from a perspective of social anthropology, it focuses on the participation of women in Islamic grassroots movements, especially in the Indian Tablighi Jamaat al…

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Horstmann, Alexander, “Cities: Urban Movements: Southern Thailand and Northern Malaysia”, in: Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph. Consulted online on 07 December 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_EWICCOM_00391b>
First published online: 2009

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