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Published: 22 October 2020

409 Pages | 10 illustrations

ISBN: 9780190120801

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Scholars of Faith

South Asian Muslim Women and the Embodiment of Religious Knowledge

Usha Sanyal

  • Qualitative study of Muslim women in India and in the diaspora, with a focus on religious education and how it impacts everyday life
  • It examines Muslim girls and women from different ideological schools of thought within South Asian Sunni Islam, the one traditionalist and the other modernist
  • This comparative study contributes and adds value to an under-researched field by increasing our knowledge of everyday, lived Islam with a focus on Muslim women in the modern world

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