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Politics, Gender, and the Islamic Past

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Politics, Gender, and the Islamic Past

The Legacy of 'A'isha Bint ABI Bakr

By D. A. Spellberg

Columbia University Press, Hardcover, 9780231153928, 256pp.

Publication Date: August 21, 2012

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About the Author
D. A. Spellberg is associate professor of history and Middle Eastern studies at the University of Texas at Austin. She earned her Ph.D. from Columbia University and specializes in Islamic historiography; medieval Islamic history, religion, and gender; and Islam in Europe and America.
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