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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 539–556.
Published: 01 December 2015
... or thwart normative claims made about the collectivity of Muslim women and men. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Muslims Muslim girls Pakistan affects girls' education transnational feminism The author thanks Dr. Lila Abu-Lughod and Dr. Nancy Lesko for their helpful feedback...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2001) 21 (1-2): 50–60.
Published: 01 August 2001
.... A paternalistic state sponsored the entire system, during his reign the first government primary school for girls covering tuition fees, books, other educational expenses, and opened.13 even personal expenses. Whether in primary, preparatory, or Despite Ismail’s progress on education, his detractors...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2001) 21 (1-2): 61–72.
Published: 01 August 2001
... fears of Cro- 52 Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East, Vol. XXI Nos. 1&2 (2001) mer in his Annual Report.29 These concerns countered opin- schools for both boys and girls, hygiene filled the function of ions in the press, which touted education...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (2): 297–317.
Published: 01 August 2005
... (or the possibility of the existence of them) that are pivotal in historical narratives of the ori- to the generalized “rules” they set forth. This gins of the Iranian women’s movement—girls’ article does not seek to deny that the constitu- education and women’s public political...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (2): 450–462.
Published: 01 August 2007
... Que les Noirs sachent que . . . ces jeunes fi lles, for an increase in girls’ schools in the hope that ces jeunes femmes, dans l’ensemble, sont sim- educated African girls would inspire affection ples et toutes prètes à se dévouer dans un simple...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (2): 250–261.
Published: 01 August 2010
... their the ban on girlseducation under the Taliban homes and escorting them in public. The right (1996  –  2001). Threats and intimidations made to choose a marriage partner is still curtailed against students and teachers, as well as the and subject to male authority; many women bombing of schools...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2002) 22 (1-2): 20–35.
Published: 01 August 2002
..., such as those provided by legal Analyzing the contents of a lecture (also published as a safeguards, were needed was strengthened as the era of mass pamphlet in 1904) entitled “The Education of Hindu Girls” politics began and women became a political category (and she notes how Besant advocated...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1998) 18 (1): 64–73.
Published: 01 May 1998
.... 5* Nigerian Citizen, July 20, 1957. " See, for example NAK, "Girls education in Sokoto: SokPrOf. C. 145/146-156,January 20, 1955. Also see, NAK, KanoPrOf., AR2/15, 1957. 56 Nigerian Citizen, January 8, 1958. '' Nigm'un Citizen, February 20, 1965. " Alhaji Abubakar, Dokajin Kano...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (1): 81–100.
Published: 01 May 2004
...-given besides marriage and inheritance. In the very first beauty in accordance with the customs of her Iranian women’s magazine, Danesh [Knowledge], a time. In order to satisfy our valued readers we “girl educated in Europe” in 1911 looked forward to have to consult the experts of this art [i.e...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (2): 339–360.
Published: 01 August 2012
... urbanized fort by textbook authors to draw distinctions be- country, representations of the education of tween the ways in which boys and girls become children are more likely to take place in a city men and women is unprecedented in the history...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (2): 257–261.
Published: 01 August 2021
... ( vazīr-i ma’ārif ) requested a fatwa (Islamic legal opinion) on the issue of women's education from the Jamʻiyat ‘Ulama-yi Hind (an organization of Indian Muslim scholars founded in 1919). 2 Ahmed mentions primary education for boys and girls as one of Emir Aman Allah's mandates (208), but despite...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (1): 40–56.
Published: 01 May 2012
... and                   Comparative led rural sedentary or semisedentary lives. The four girls shared many essential characteris- the Middle East  tics: they were lucky enough to learn to read and write at an early age; they were all fluent in         Russian by the time they were...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1981) 1 (1): 38–43.
Published: 01 May 1981
... educated marriages (leading to fewer preg• a girl, the more dowry she must nancies), coupled with an excep• offer to compensate for "her tional medical infrastructure ignornace." The measure of a (one doctor/SOOO inhabitants...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1982) 2 (2): 48–54.
Published: 01 August 1982
... to woman that this maintenance will be pro- exceptionally bright girls, who lack the v ided . resources, to assist in their schooling; The restrictions imposed on the woman --Textbooks and educational materials...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1981) 1 (1): 30–37.
Published: 01 May 1981
... abbreviated version of the Maha• parents therefore face the problem bharata that most girls read, par• of having to educate their daughters tiCUlarly before they are well into and of necessity allowing them more their teens, leaves out...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (2): 273–293.
Published: 01 August 2012
... education Only a small num- When lithography was adopted in the Middle ber of privileged boys and girls received more East over the course of the nineteenth century, advanced pedagogical training. As early as the print culture became an important component...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (2): 225–234.
Published: 01 August 2008
... and Farhad Khosrokhaver, Le fou- political statement. Boys on skateboards and girls entrance into public life and the controversies over lard et la République (The Headscarf and the Republic) wearing tight coats and makeup became the appar- “nice girls and ladies” being (mis)taken...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2000) 20 (1-2): 67–97.
Published: 01 August 2000
... of differences in the educational pattern of South Asian living of their parents. They see on the contrary in this girls compared to that of boys? Do parents attach as accomplishment a strong impetus for their own...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (1): 27–40.
Published: 01 May 2021
... requested other forms of educational aid, while KSZh continued to offer only scholarships. As early as 1962, Priscilla Gumane wrote to Natasha Krichigina on this subject. Noting that “most of the students who get scholarships are boys,” Gumane “ask[ed] for help from the friendly countries” that girls...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1981) 1 (1): 23–29.
Published: 01 May 1981
... or less intact, mainly Gomta: Gomta is about twenty miles because the girls. though a little from Gonda1 and fairly prosperous. educated,are not well educated This particular village is outstand• enough to be independent...