Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures

Get access

Introduction to Supplement XII: Women, Gender and Islam in Africa: Intersectionality, Geospatial Distinctions and Knowledge Production/Dissemination
(2,970 words)

Supplement XII is dedicated to the study of women, gender, and Islamic cultures in Africa. Sub-Saharan Africa as well as the complex relationship between North Africa and sub-Saharan Africa have been less represented in previous supplements of the Encyclopedia—that is, since its move to a digital version. Supplement XII seeks to reverse this trend and solicit more continuous participation from African scholars. This introduction f…

Cite this page
Rosa De Jorio, “Introduction to Supplement XII: Women, Gender and Islam in Africa: Intersectionality, Geospatial Distinctions and Knowledge Production/Dissemination”, in: Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph. Consulted online on 06 December 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_COM_002039>
First published online: 2016



▲   Back to top   ▲