Oppression versus Liberation

This article analyzes the representation of hijab and of hijab-wearing women in two post-9/11 British literary texts, Leila Aboulela's Minaret (2005) and Shelina Janmohamed's Love in a Headscarf (2009). It discusses the strong resolve of the heroines of these works with regard to wearing t...

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Volume: 14
Main Author: Hasan, Md. Mahmudul
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: The Netherlands Brill 01.09.2016
published in: Hawwa (Leiden) Vol. 14; no. 2; pp. 147 - 165
Data of publication: 20160900
ISSN: 1569-2078
1569-2086
EISSN: 1569-2086
Discipline: Women's Studies
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: CrossRef
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