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Education: Colonial: Morocco
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Introduction 

The colonial period in Morocco was accompanied by changes in the education system that had implications for Moroccan girls. As early as 1913, the French authorities opened the first school for Muslim girls in the protectorate, in Salé, a small city …

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Irene González González, “Education: Colonial: Morocco”, in: Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph. Consulted online on 17 September 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_COM_002101>
First published online: 2017



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