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  • Laila Halani University of Oxford


Author Biography

Laila Halani, University of Oxford

Laila Halani is currently completing her doctorate from the Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology (ISCA), Oxford. Working on the discourses of religion and development, her fieldwork in the urban slums of Gujarat, India looks at the interface of religious movements and development activities and its implications for women’s empowerment, agency, and choice.