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Radical within limits: Women’s movements, civil society, and the political field in Bangladesh
Women’s groups are sometimes blamed for a lack of gender equality rather than those with power such as the state.
When crackdowns and cooptation fail: What constrains religious opposition forces in Bangladesh?
It seems unlikely that Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will cultivate a vibrant multi-party democracy in Bangladesh.
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.
Pakistan should properly adopt Urdu as its national language to help overcome inequality
Nations advance materially, economically and scientifically when they educate students in their national language.