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By Brenda J. Norton

The politics of the hijab and burqa lie on the intersection of the political and felony spheres. hence, the political and criminal spheres have each one tried to implement differing models of the techniques of equality and neutrality. A cross-cultural and cross-national survey of judicial judgements and legislative motion in those international locations demonstrates how each one is balancing person rights and communal bonds, and adhering to or chickening out from formerly authorized human rights norms for girls and spiritual practices.

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