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Muslims and the State in France 2001
Political Science Faculty Data Sets
  • Joel Fetzer, Pepperdine University
  • J. Christopher Soper, Pepperdine University
Document Type
Data Set
Date Created
First wave of French data used in chapter 5 of Fetzer and Soper, Muslims and the State in Britain, France, and Germany (Cambridge University Press, 2005). Demographic variables plus religious identification of respondent and her/his views on secularism (laïcité) and the wearing of the Muslim hijab ("foulard"/"headscarf") in state schools. Conducted by Roper ASW's affiliate in France. Selection by quotas on major demographics and random-digit dialing. Telephone survey. Fieldwork dates 21-22 July of 2001.
  • France,
  • Muslims,
  • Islam,
  • hijab,
  • scarf,
  • foulard,
  • secularism,
  • laicite,
  • immigration
French, English

Funded by Pepperdine University, American Political Science Association, and Society for the Scientific Study of Religion.

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Citation Information
Joel Fetzer and J. Christopher Soper. "Muslims and the State in France 2001" (2001)
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