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Marriage Practices: 18th to early 20th c.: Central Asia
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INTRODUCTION

The emirate of Bukhara (1756-1920), the khanates of Khiva (1511-1920) and Kokand (1709-1876), and later the general governorship of Turkestan (1867-1917), appeared in the territory of Central Asia between the eighteenth and early twentieth centuries. The popu…

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Nargizahon Hidirova, “Marriage Practices: 18th to early 20th c.: Central Asia”, in: Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph. Consulted online on 23 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_COM_002103>
First published online: 2017



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