Essays about: "Muslim French"

Found 4 essays containing the words Muslim French.

  1. 1. The French politic of the veil in relation to International law : Analyzis of the politic of the veil in France

    University essay from Teologiska högskolan Stockholm/Avdelningen för mänskliga rättigheter

    Author : Akbar Abdul Rasul; [2020]
    Keywords : Islam; veil; niqab; hijab; burka ban; international law;

    Abstract : The Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) and other international conventions have been ratified by many countries, yet the basic freedoms established therein continue to be taken for granted. In recent years, the Islamic veil has been widely debated as an oppressive garment against Muslim women and a threat to Western secular democracy. READ MORE

  2. 2. 'Being' Charlie : a matter of course for all of France? - a qualitative content analysis on the stigmatization of Muslims in the light of the Charlie Hebdo attack

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Mänskliga rättigheter

    Author : Nadine Flatt; [2016]
    Keywords : open letters; Muslim French; qualitative content analysis; mänskliga rättigheter; human rights; national uni-ty; secularism; freedom of speech; stigmatization; Charlie Hebdo; France; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Högkvarteren av den satiriska tidningen Charlie Hebdo i Paris blev mål för en dödlig terrorist attack i januari 2015. Syftet med denna studie är att undersöka stigmatiseringen av franska muslimer i ljuset av efterdyningarna av attacken. Denna studie undersöker elva öppna brev som skrevs av franska medborgare i samma månad som tragedin. READ MORE

  3. 3. From avengers to heroines: muslim*women dismantling hegemonic discourses

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Gina Waibel; [2016]
    Keywords : Queer theory; postcolonial theory; Muslim; women; racism; nationalism; gender; Europe; discourse analysis; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Hegemonic European discourses about muslim*women reduce the complex living realities of muslim*women to the singular of the gendered and racialized other. This thesis investigates the hegemonic functioning of these discourses and explores postcolonial and queer theoretical approaches for dismantling it. READ MORE

  4. 4. Human Rights and the Islamic Headscarf

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomistyrning och logistik (ELO)

    Author : Huanita Huzejrovic; [2013]
    Keywords : Religion; Islam; Islamic Headscarf; Human Rights; France; United Kingdom; Gender Equality;

    Abstract : In 2004 a law banning all religious affiliation in public schools in France came into force. This started a heavy debate in the whole of Europe on whether this law is a violation of human rights law on the basis on freedom of religion and the freedom to manifest his/hers religion or belief in worship. READ MORE