ISBN-10:
0199367930
ISBN-13:
9780199367931
Pub. Date:
03/01/2014
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
The Headscarf Controversy: Secularism and Freedom of Religion

The Headscarf Controversy: Secularism and Freedom of Religion

by Hilal Elver

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780199367931
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date: 03/01/2014
Series: Religion and Global Politics Series
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 288
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Hilal Elver is a research professor at the University of California Santa Barbara, where she has been Distinguished Visiting Professor since January, 2002. Previously she was the UNEP Chair on Environmental Diplomacy at the Mediterranean Academy of Diplomatic Studies in Malta, and taught at the University of Ankara, Faculty of Law, where she received her law degree and Ph.D. She also has an SJD from UCLA Law School. Her publications focus on international environmental law and human rights, specifically in relation to women's rights.

Table of Contents

I. Point of Departure

Part 1: Turkey
II. Nature of the Headscarf Controversy in Turkey: Popular Discourse
III. Understanding a Complex History
IV. The Role of the European Court of Human Rights

Part 2: Europe and the United States
V. Anti-Islamic Discourses in the West
VI. France
VII Germany
VIII. The United States
IX. Conclusion

Notes
Bibliography
Index

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