Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, Volume 1: Methodologies, Paradigms and Sources

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Overview

A special feature of this six volume work is the first volume, devoted to an in-depth overview of all available research resources - an indispensable point of departure for scholars moving into gender studies and the Islamic world.

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Meet the Author

Suad Joseph, Ph.D., Columbia University, New York, is Professor of Anthropology and Womens Studies at the University of California, Davis. She has published Intimate Selving in Arab Families: Gender, Self and Identity (Syracuse University Press,1999), Gender and Citizenship in the Middle East (Syracuse University Press, 2000) and (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2001).
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Table of Contents

List of Illustrations, List of Contributors, Acknowledgments, Introduction (Suad Joseph)

Thematic entries:
Rise of Islam: 6th to 9th Century
Andalusian Literature: 9th to 15th Century
Crusade Literature: 9th to 15th Century
Turkic Dynasties: 9th to 15th Century
Islamic Biographical Dictionaries: 9th to 10th Century
Islamic Biographical Dictionaries: 11th to 15th Century
Legal and Jurisprudential Literature: 9th to 15th Century
Literature: 9th to 15th Century
The Spread of Islam in Southeast Asia: 15th to Mid-18th Century
The Spread of Islam in China: 7th to Mid-17th Century
Mughal India: 15th to Mid-18th Century
Ottoman Empire: 15th to Mid-18th Century
Central Asia: 15th to Mid-18th Century
Safavid Iran: 16th to Mid-18th Century
Sub-Saharan Africa: 15th to Early 18th Century
Colonialism: 18th to Early 20th Century
Caucasus: Mid-18th to Early 20th Century
History of Islam in China: Mid-18th to Early 20th Century
Muslim Communities in China: Mid-18th to Early 20th Century
Eastern Turkestan: Mid-18th to Late 20th Century
Malay World: 18th to Early 20th Century
Ottoman Arab Region: Mid-18th to Early 20th Century
Women in the Ottoman World: Mid-18th to Early 20th Century
Morocco: Mid-18th to Early 20th Century
Qàjàr Iran: Mid-18th to Early 20th Century
South Asia: Mid-18th to Early 20th Century
Sub-Saharan Africa: Mid-18th to Early 20th Century
North America: Early 20th Century to Present
Arab States Overview: Early 20th Century to Present
Egypt: Early 20th Century to Present
North Africa: Early 20th Century to Present
Arabian Peninsula: Early 20th Century to Present
Jordan, Israel, and Palestine: Early 20th Century to Present
Malaysia and Singapore: Early 20th Century to Present
Philippines, Thailand, Singapore, Burma, Cambodia, Laos:, Early 20th Century to Present
Indonesia: Early 20th Century to Present
Islam in Southeast Asia: Early 20th Century to Present
Eastern Europe: Early 20th Century to Present
Iran: Early 20th Century to Present
Afghanistan: 19th and 20th Centuries
Soviet Central Asia and Azerbaijan: 1917–1991
Central Asia: Post-Soviet Period
South Asia: Early 20th Century to Present
Sub-Saharan Africa: Early 20th Century to Present
Turkey: Early 20th Century to Present
Western Europe: 1945 to Present

Disciplinary Entries:
Anthropology
Art and Architecture
Demography
Economics
Folklore
Geography
History: Middle East and North Africa
History: East, South, and Southeast Asia
History of Science
Islamic Studies
Legal Studies
Linguistics
Literary Studies
Oral History
Orientalism
Philosophy
Political Science
Population and Health Studies
Sexualities and Queer Studies
Religious Studies
Euro-American Women’s Studies and Islamic Cultures
Women’s Studies/Gender Studies
Women and Islamic Cultures: A Bibliography of Books and Articles in European Languages since 1993, Compiled by G.J. Roper

Introduction to the Bibliography, Contents, Bibliography, Name Index to the Bibliography, Subject Index to the Bibliography, Indices to the Encyclopedia, Introduction to the Indices, Name Index to the Encyclopedia, Subject Index to the Encyclopedia

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