Un-Veiling Islamophobia in the Post-9/11 Era: Orientalism in the Veil Debate in France and the United States, December 2003 to June 2004 Public Deposited

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  • March 22, 2019
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  • Bordeaux, Elizabeth Hope
    • Affiliation: College of Arts and Sciences, Department of History
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  • This essay explores the role of Orientalism in contemporary Western society through an analysis of the debate over the Muslim veil or hijab, in public schools in France and the United States, between December 2003 and June 2004. It focuses on several official documents, reports and speeches produced by each government, in response to the debate over hijab, as well as some popular literature which informs official language and opinions.
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