Political-Social Movements: Islamist Movements and Discourses: Indonesia
Indonesian women activists have been involved in women's
issues since the beginning of the twentieth century.
Sartika (1884–1947), a Sudanese noblewoman in
who founded a school in 1904, was influenced by the ideas of Princess
Adjeng Kartini (1879–1904). In West
El-Yunusiah was concerned with women's
Said with politics and journalism.
Born in a strongly Islamic background on 20 December 1900, El-Yunusiah
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“Political-Social Movements: Islamist Movements and Discourses: Indonesia”, in:
Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph.
Consulted online on 28 September 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_EWICCOM_0130b>