Islam and Controversy

The Politics of Free Speech After Rushdie

  • Anshuman A. Mondal

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Introduction

    1. Anshuman A. Mondal
      Pages 1-10
  3. Part I

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 11-11
    2. Anshuman A. Mondal
      Pages 32-56
  4. Part II

  5. Part III

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 212-248

About this book

Introduction

Was Salman Rushdie right to have written The Satanic Verses ? Were the protestors right to have done so? What about the Danish cartoons? This book examines the moral questions raised by cultural controversies, and how intercultural dialogue might be generated within multicultural societies.

Keywords

ethics Islam morality

Authors and affiliations

  • Anshuman A. Mondal
    • 1
  1. 1.Brunel UniversityUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137466082
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2014
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Literature Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-137-47167-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-46608-2
  • About this book