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Published: 05 November 2010

286 Pages | 23 halftones

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199570751

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Blasphemy in the Christian World

A History

David Nash

  • Investigates the nature of religion in modern world, the issue of tolerance and the recognition of belief as an important identity
  • A groundbreaking examination of blasphemy's victims looking at reactions to this crime
  • Traces the changing perception of blasphemy in society from the medieval period to the modern day