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Education: Colonial: Kazakhstan
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Women have always played a significant role in Kazakh society, especially in the economy, which derived from a pastoral nomadic system with specific customs and traditions that influenced all spheres of human activity in the steppe. Because women wer…

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Gulnara Mendikulova and Evgeniya Nadezhuk, “Education: Colonial: Kazakhstan”, in: Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph. Consulted online on 23 September 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_COM_002104>
First published online: 2017

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