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NOTE TO THE READERS OF VOLUME 50
Section I of the chapter entitled "Headscarf and Burqa Bans as Battlegrounds for Symbolic Conflicts on Cultural Identity" was co-authored with Shino Carlotta Ibold, MJur (Oxford), a research associate and PHD candidate at the University of Hamburg.