Political Regimes: Central Asia
(5,312 words)

Introduction

Scholarship on women and gender in Central Asia has increased over the past two decades, but there is a relative lack of comparative work on the region’s former Soviet republics, and on the impact of regime changes on women and gender across the region. In addition, much of the existing work derives from studies that c…

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Till Mostowlansky, “Political Regimes: Central Asia”, in: Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph. Consulted online on 22 November 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_COM_002054>
First published online: 2016



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