ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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French Secularism, Headscarves, and Indian Schoolchildren

This essay examines the headscarf controversy as an illustration of the struggle between those modernist analysts who push the limits of the possible, and those postmodernists who push the limits of the impossible, as well as of the anthropological reformulation of the political theory of secularism.

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