Islam, Women, and Western Responses: The Contemporary Relevance of Early Modern Investigations

  title={Islam, Women, and Western Responses: The Contemporary Relevance of Early Modern Investigations},
  author={Bernadette Diane Andrea},
  journal={Women's Studies},
  pages={273 - 292}
  • B. Andrea
  • Published 16 March 2009
  • History
  • Women's Studies
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