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Diaspora studies: Australia
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The first Muslims in Australia

The arrival of the first Muslims in Australia predated settlement by Europeans, which began in the late eighteenth century. The earliest Muslim arrivals were traders from Makassar in …

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Hussain, Jamila, “Diaspora studies: Australia”, in: Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph. Consulted online on 22 May 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_EWICCOM_0678>
First published online: 2010



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