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Development: Family: Overview
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This entry identifies the characteristics and relationships of Muslim families in order to show how, despite critical differences among them, national governments and states, domestic and international non-governmental organizations (NGOs), and transnati…

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Feldman, Shelley and Williams, Lindy, “Development: Family: Overview”, in: Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph. Consulted online on 03 October 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_EWICCOM_0220a>
First published online: 2009

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