Women, Islam and the State

  • Deniz Kandiyoti

About this book


Political projects of modern nation-states, the specificities of their nationalist histories and the positioning of Islam vis-a-vis diverse nationalisms are addressed in this volume with respect to their implications and consequences for women through a series of case studies.


fundamentalism Islam national identity nationalism women

Editors and affiliations

  • Deniz Kandiyoti
    • 1
  1. 1.Richmond CollegeLondonUK

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