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Geography
(9,857 words)

Introduction

As in many other disciplines, much of the early scholarship in geography on gender issues focused on the experiences of white, middle-class women. In a 2001 review essay, Caroline Nagel observed, “Geographical literature on the Muslim worl…

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Mohammad, Robina, “Geography”, in: Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph. Consulted online on 19 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_COM_00008>
First published online: 2014



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