Women, Religion, & Space: Global Perspectives on Gender and Faith

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Women, Religion, & Space: Global Perspectives on Gender and Faith

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Preface / Karen M. Morin -- Introduction: Women, religion, and space -- making the connections / Karen M. Morin and Jeanne Kay Guelke -- Women in colonial regimes. Repression of Muslim women's movements in colonial East Africa / Jennifer Kopf ; Conversion of native and slave women in Dutch colonial South Africa : from assimilation to apartheid / Leonard Guelke -- Religion & women's mobility. Gender, religion, and urban management : women's bodies and everyday lives in Jerusalem / Tovi Fenster ; A feminist geography of veiling : gender, class, and religion in the making of modern subjects and public spaces in Istanbul / Banu Gökarıksel ; In the lady's seat : cosmopolitan women travelers in Pakistan / Kathryn Besio -- New spaces for religious women. Missionary women in early America : prospects for a feminist geography / Jeanne Kay Guelke and Karen M. Morin ; Korean immigrant women to Los Angeles : religious space, transformative space? / HaeRan Shin -- Afterword / Anna Secor.

ISBN

9780815631163

Publication Date

2007

Publisher

Syracuse University Press

City

Syracuse, New York

Keywords

gender, religion, geography

Disciplines

Geography | Religion | Women's History

Department

Geography

Comments

Karen M. Morin and Jeanne Kay Guelke, editors

Women, Religion, & Space: Global Perspectives on Gender and Faith

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