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Production of Knowledge: International Development Agencies
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This subject is a challenging one, given the often easy conflation and simplistic classification of International Development Agencies (IDAs) and their role in producing knowledge on women and gender in Islamic cultures. Some critics and local groups often assume that all or any United States foundations …

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Zaatari, Zeina, “Production of Knowledge: International Development Agencies”, in: Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph. Consulted online on 29 November 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_EWICCOM_0682>
First published online: 2010

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