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Education: (Early through Late) Modern: Great Britain
(2,350 words)


Muslim women and girls are largely invisible in the vast research literature on schooling in Western Europe. The research on girls, gender, and education tends to treat girls as a homogeneous group, acknowledging minority ethnic students but often failing to consider the wide range of socioeconomic, cultural, and religious differences among minority eth…

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Osler, Audrey, “Education: (Early through Late) Modern: Great Britain”, in: Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph. Consulted online on 06 December 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_EWICCOM_0251d>
First published online: 2009

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