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Author Islam, Merve Kavakçi

Title Headscarf politics in Turkey : a postcolonial reading / Merve Kavakci Islam ; foreword by John L. Esposito and afterword by Lord Eric Avebury

Publ Info New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2010
Edition First edition
 CCE Main Collection  HQ1726.7 .I75 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  HQ1726.7 .I75 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  HQ1726.7 .I75 2010    AVAILABLE
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Descript xvi, 196 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
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unmediated rdamedia
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Women in nation-building -- Politics of religion (1938-200s) -- Social and political implications of the ban on heardscarf -- In search of education, employment, and more -- Conclusion : the road ahead : what's in store for baörtülü kadinlar?
LC subject Hijab (Islamic clothing) -- Turkey
Hijab (Islamic clothing) -- Law and legislation -- Turkey
Muslim women -- Clothing -- Turkey
Islam and politics -- Turkey
ISBN 9780230106659 (hc)
023010665X (hc)