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Book review: gender and sexuality in muslim cultures edited by Gul Ozyegin

Bajwa, Nehaal (2016) Book review: gender and sexuality in muslim cultures edited by Gul Ozyegin. LSE Review of Books (12 Jan 2016). Website.

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In the edited collection Gender and Sexuality in Muslim Cultures, Gul Ozyegin presents nineteen contributions from a range of scholars utilising diverse approaches and methodologies to explore the ways in which gender, sexuality and religion are being continually constructed and reconstructed within contemporary and Ottoman societies. In drawing on core theoretical texts in gender and sexuality studies, the book serves as a useful introduction to the field, and also utilises its case studies to challenge received assumptions about dynamics surrounding gender and sexuality in Muslim cultures, writes Nehaal Bajwa.

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Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
Date Deposited: 02 Jun 2016 09:18
Last Modified: 19 Sep 2021 23:35

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