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Issues for working women as debated in the Tokyo Metropolitan Assembly
What do female politicians in Japan raise as crucial issues for gender equality?
WEBINAR: Gender and Sexuality in Islamic Politics
This event examines current trends, and current debates, in the study of gender and minority affairs within Muslim contexts.
Many Asian nations are experiencing a revival of religion in public and political life
Religion is returning to public and political life in many Asian countries contrary to predictions about the inevitable decline of religion due to modernisation.
What is Islam? The highly contested debate about ‘Islam’ in Bangladeshi politics and culture
‘Islam’ in Bangladesh should be understood as a phenomenon with complex meanings.
Political Islam(s) in the Pakistani context: inclusionary and exclusionary
In studying the tensions of Imran Khan’s politics, we can learn much about the intellectual currents of political Islam in Pakistan.