The Politics of the Veil

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The Politics of the Veil - Scott, Joan Wallach

In 2004, the French government instituted a ban on the wearing of "conspicuous signs" of religious affiliation in public schools. Though the ban applies to everyone, it is aimed at Muslim girls wearing headscarves. Proponents of the law insist it upholds France's values of secular liberalism and regard the headscarf as symbolic of Islam's ... Read More

The Politics of the Veil 2010, Princeton University Press

ISBN-13: 9780691147987

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The Politics of the Veil 2007, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780691125435

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