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National and Transnational Security Regimes: United Kingdom
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There is a growing body of literature examining the effects of anti-terror security regimes on Muslim lives in the United Kingdom and elsewhere. Only a very small section of this work, however, examines the role gender plays in the “war on terror,” and more specifically the implications of this war on Muslim women. Because Muslim wo…

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Hamaz, Sofia, “National and Transnational Security Regimes: United Kingdom”, in: Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph. Consulted online on 06 December 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_EWICCOM_0656>
First published online: 2010

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