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Islamic higher education in the Balkans: A survey
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The Muslim population of South Eastern Europe,1 excluding the European part of Turkey, numbers around nine million, almost all of them being indigenous save for small immigrant Muslim minorities in Greece and Romania (see Table I). The Balkan Muslim communities originated with the Ottoman presence in the region and for centuries their destiny was tied to th…

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Ahmet Alibašić, “Islamic higher education in the Balkans: A survey”, in: Yearbook of Muslims in Europe Online, Edited by: Oliver Scharbrodt, Samim Akgönül, Ahmet Alibašić, Jørgen S. Nielsen, Egdūnas Račius. Consulted online on 20 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2588-9737_YMEO_ANA_02200903>
First published online: 2018



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