Unveiling The French Republic

by Per-Erik Nilsson
Unveiling The French Republic
  • ISBN-13: 9781608461776
  • Author(s): Per-Erik Nilsson
  • Subject: Politics & government
  • Publisher: Haymarket Books
  • Imprint: Haymarket Books
  • Publication Date: 28-03-2019
  • Format: p/b

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The Islamic Veil Affairs (2003 4 and 2009 2011), which led to the banning of Muslim girls wearing Islamic headscarves in French public schools and women wearing full-face veils in public, have raised serious concerns about the relationship between secularism and the freedom of religious expression. In Unveiling the French Republic: National Identity, Secularism, and Islam in Contemporary France, Per-Erik Nilsson engages in a careful critical analysis of the Veil Affairs.
About the book

The Islamic Veil Affairs (2003 4 and 2009 2011), which led to the banning of Muslim girls wearing Islamic headscarves in French public schools and women wearing full-face veils in public, have raised serious concerns about the relationship between secularism and the freedom of religious expression. In Unveiling the French Republic: National Identity, Secularism, and Islam in Contemporary France, Per-Erik Nilsson engages in a careful critical analysis of the Veil Affairs.