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By Brenda J. Norton

The politics of the hijab and burqa lie on the intersection of the political and criminal spheres. therefore, the political and felony 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 nations demonstrates how each one is balancing person rights and communal bonds, and adhering to or taking flight from formerly accredited human rights norms for ladies and spiritual practices.

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