Veiled threats: representing the Muslim woman in public policy discourses

Rashid, Naaz (2016) Veiled threats: representing the Muslim woman in public policy discourses. Policy Press, Bristol. ISBN 978-1447325178

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Abstract

As Muslim women continue to be a focus of media-led debate, Naaz Rashid uses original scholarship and empirical research to examine how Muslim women are represented in social policy discourse and how the trope of the Muslim woman is situated within national debates about Britishness, the death of multiculturalism and global concerns over international terrorism. Analysing the relevance of class, citizenship status, and regional differences, Veiled threats is a valuable addition to the burgeoning literature on Muslims in the UK post 9/11. It will be of interest to academics and students in public and social policy, race equality, gender, and faith-based policy.

Item Type: Book
Schools and Departments: School of Media, Film and Music > Media and Film
Research Centres and Groups: Sussex Centre for Cultural Studies
Depositing User: Naaz Rashid
Date Deposited: 14 Jun 2018 14:10
Last Modified: 14 Jun 2018 14:10
URI: http://srodev.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/76499
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