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New Modes of Communication: Web Representations and Blogs: Iran
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Thirty years after the Islamic revolution, Iran and its paradoxical situation remain at the center of global attention. Contrary to all expectations, the Islamic revolution did not marginalize and silence Iranian women; it did, however, affect secular and traditional women in different ways. If, after the revolution, access to public life became…

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Amir-Ebrahimi, Masserat, “New Modes of Communication: Web Representations and Blogs: Iran”, in: Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph. Consulted online on 27 May 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_EWICCOM_0658>
First published online: 2010



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