Detained without Cause

Muslims’ Stories of Detention and Deportation in America after 9/11

  • Authors
  • Irum Shiekh

Part of the Palgrave Studies in Oral History book series (PSOH)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Irum Shiekh
    Pages 1-30
  3. Mohammed Azmath, Tasleem Jaweed
    Pages 31-58
  4. Anser Mehmood, Uzma Naheed
    Pages 93-122
  5. Yasser Ebrahim
    Pages 173-193
  6. Irum Shiekh
    Pages 195-209
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 211-244

About this book


Immigrants from Pakistan, Egypt, India, and Palestine who were racially profiled and detained following the September 11 attacks tell their personal stories in a collection which explores themes of transnationalism, racialization, and the global war on terror, and explains the human cost of suspending civil liberties after a wartime emergency.


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