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Political-Social Movements: Revolutionary: Algeria (Decolonization)
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Introduction

According to official Algerian statistics dating from 1974, 10,949 women were recognized as having participated in the War of Independence (1954–62), or the Algerian Revolution (al-tha…

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Natalya Vince, “Political-Social Movements: Revolutionary: Algeria (Decolonization)”, 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_COM_002151>
First published online: 2018



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