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Education: Vocational: North America
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The experience of Muslim women in North America with regard to vocational education is largely unstudied. However, a few preliminary themes are drawn out in this entry, based on a review of vocational education in North America and a review of the available data on the employment and educational characteristics of Muslim women.

Women and vocational education in North America

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Azmi, Shaheen, “Education: Vocational: North America”, in: Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph. Consulted online on 24 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_EWICCOM_0255b>
First published online: 2009



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