Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 September 2018

288 Pages | 10 black & white

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474437356

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Women in Mongol Iran

The Khatuns, 1206-1335

Bruno de Nicola

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • The first book-length academic study of women in the Mongol Empire
  • Provides a comprehensive study of women in medieval Mongol society, thematically organised
  • Discusses processes of acculturation and Islamisation
  • Centres on the evolution of women's role in Mongolia, Central Asia and Iran
  • Draws comparisons with other geographical areas such as Russia, Europe, India, the Middle East and China