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Arts: Women Journalists and Women's Press: Western Europe
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European Islam has many faces. It is practiced principally by people of Maghribi, Sub-Saharan African, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Indo-Pakistani, Malaysian, and Indonesian origin as well as by converts. The roles and the degree of involvement of Muslim individuals active in civil society and the media vary from one place to the next, changing according to the institutional settings of the country …

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Rigoni, Isabelle, “Arts: Women Journalists and Women's Press: Western Europe”, in: Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph. Consulted online on 22 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_EWICCOM_0600g>
First published online: 2009



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