xvii, 214 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Punjab : the Sikh homeland Founding and early development of Sikhism Fighting against injustice Sikh migration to the West Contemporary Sikh history Spiritual significance and physical aspects of the Sikh turban Harassment Bullying of Sikh students Violence Profiling Employment discrimination Detention Denial of entry into public places France Britain Ireland Other Western nations Canada United States The human costs The emergence of Sikh advocacy Non-traditional efforts Government appeals for tolerance Federal enforcement and outreach.
KF4755 .S543 2009
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