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This index of the book Empires and Walls: Globalization, Migration, and Colonial Domination presents a list of names of persons, places, terms and concepts relevant to the subject of the ancient and modern walls. The book examines the defunct and dismantled ancient and modern walls, Hadrian's Wall in northern England, the Red Snake (Great Wall of Gorgan) in northeastern Iran, and Berlin Wall. It discusses an example of an ideological wall, Islamic hijab (veil) worn by Muslim immigrant women residing in France. The book presents two contemporary and still evolving border walls/fences erected by the United States (U.S.) and Israel on the U.S.-Mexican border and between Israel proper and the occupied Palestine, respectively.

Keywords: Berlin Wall; Great Wall of Gorgan; Hadrian's Wall; Islamic hijab; Israel; occupied Palestine; United States (U.S.)-Mexican border



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