Islamisation of the Muslim World

  • Yasmin Rehman Independent researcher

Author Biography

Yasmin Rehman, Independent researcher
Yasmin Rehman is a freelance consultant and researcher. She is currently working with Welsh Women’s Aid, providing training on equalities, diversity and inclusion for higher education institutions. Yasmin has worked for 30 years predominantly on violence against women, race, faith and gender, and human rights. She co-edited a book, Moving in the Shadows, which examines violence experienced by minority women and girls in the UK. She is working on a second book looking at polygamous marriage and its links to violence and abuse of women and girls. Yasmin is a Board member of EVAW (End Violence Against Women Coalition) and a Trustee of the Centre for Secular Space.


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How to Cite
REHMAN, Yasmin. Islamisation of the Muslim World. Feminist Dissent, [S.l.], n. 1, p. 101-116, july 2016. ISSN 2398-4139. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 21 jan. 2018.
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