Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures

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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 world is sp…

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Mohammad, Robina, “Geography”, in: Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph. Consulted online on 08 December 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_COM_00008>
First published online: 2014

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