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Education: (Early through Late) Modern: Great Britain
(2,350 words)

Introduction

Muslim women and girls are largely invisible in the vast research literature on schooling in Western Europe. The research on girls, gender, and education tends to treat girls as a homogeneous group, acknowledging minority ethnic students but often failing to consider the wide range of socioeconomic, cultural, and religious differences among minor…

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Osler, Audrey, “Education: (Early through Late) Modern: Great Britain”, in: Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph. Consulted online on 23 May 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_EWICCOM_0251d>
First published online: 2009



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