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Published by University of Texas Press in Austin .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Europe.

Subjects:

  • Muslim converts from Christianity -- Europe,
  • Muslim women -- Europe,
  • Women in Islam -- Europe,
  • Gender identity -- Europe,
  • Sex role -- Religious aspects -- Islam

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Karin van Nieuwkerk.
ContributionsNieuwkerk, Karin van, 1960-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBP170.5 .W66 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3420168M
ISBN 100292712731, 0292713029
ISBN 109780292712737, 9780292713024
LC Control Number2005037096

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