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

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-349-21178-4
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1991
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social & Cultural Studies Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-0-333-52696-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-21178-4
  • About this book