ISBN 9788185002866,Exposing the Myths of Muslim Fertility : Gender and Religion in a Resettlement Colony of Delhi

Exposing the Myths of Muslim Fertility : Gender and Religion in a Resettlement Colony of Delhi

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Publisher

Bibliophile South Asia

Publication Year 2008
ISBN-13

ISBN 9788185002866

ISBN-10 818500286X
Binding

Hard Back

Number of Pages 280 Pages
Language (English)
Subject

Social Sciences

As a consequence of the politicization of religion in India, the study of religious differentials in fertility and family planning has become a highly sensitive issue. Not just popular media, even scholarship has been instrumental in fomenting ideas about the alarming growth of the Muslim population due to Islamic beliefs and practices. Thus, the communalization of the population debate has made any discussion on reproductive practices of Muslims both highly contentious and deeply confused.
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