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Space: Female Space: Pakistan
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Much of the scholarship on female space in Pakistan has conceptualized and historicized the subject through the lens of nation and religion. More broadly, the trajectory of women’s spatial practices in the public realm in Pakistan is rooted in regional South Asian traditions and histories, most sign…

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Sarwat Viqar, “Space: Female Space: Pakistan”, in: Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph. Consulted online on 06 June 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_COM_002196>
First published online: 2019

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