Y Arat, Rethinking Islam and Liberal Democracy: Islamist Women in Turkish Politics

Robina Mohammad

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    In Turkey, no secular party has approximated the high levels of membership and intense activism of women within the Islamist Refah (Welfare) Party. Rethinking Islam and Liberal Democracy examines the experiences of these women, who represented an unprecedented phenomenon within Turkish politics.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)157-160
    Number of pages14
    JournalInternational Journal of Turkish Studies
    Issue number1&2
    Publication statusPublished - 2008


    • political geography
    • Islam
    • Turkey
    • identity
    • gender politics

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