Traditionally, Muslims have recognized many different forms of clothing as satisfying the demands of hijab. God wants to remove impurity from you and make you clean and pure. Retrieved 22 August What is new is that now even children are targets of this marketing. The Straight Path 3 ed. Views Read Edit View history. Ahmed argues for a more liberal approach to hijab.
And while feminism is undergoing a digitally-driven revival - faith is increasingly unfashionable, at least in the West.
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They argued there are insufficient Muslim teachers or other role models in schools and they are given insufficient or inadequate individual tailored support, guidance and encouragement at school. In Turkey the hijab was formerly banned in private and state universities and schools. They are not apologetic about their desire for modernity and success in British life nor about their faith. Case studies and interviews are available on request. To help us improve GOV. International Journal of Intercultural Relations. Some Muslims take a relativist approach to hijab.