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The Muslim veil in North America : issues and debates /
edited by Sajida Sultana Alvi, Homa Hoodfar and Sheila McDonough.
imprint
Toronto : Women's Press, 2003.
description
xxiv, 306 p.
ISBN
0889614083
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imprint
Toronto : Women's Press, 2003.
isbn
0889614083
catalogue key
4791126
 
Includes bibliographical references.
A Look Inside
Table of Contents
Acknowledgements
Note on Inscriptions
Introduction
Veiling Practices in Everyday Life in Canadap. 1
More Than Clothing: Veiling as an Adaptive Strategyp. 3
Coding Dress: Gender and the Articulation of Identity in a Canadian Muslim Schoolp. 41
Banners of Faith and Identities in Construct: The Hijab in Canadap. 72
Voices of Muslim Womenp. 105
Perceptions of the Hijab in Canadap. 121
Women Revisiting Texts and the Veiling Discoursep. 143
Muslim Women and Islamic Religious Tradition: A Historical Overview and Contemporary Issuesp. 145
Women's Modesty in Qur'anic Commentaries: The Founding Discoursep. 181
Hijab According to the Hadith: Text and Interpretationp. 214
Bibliographyp. 287
Contributorsp. 304
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