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Silenced : how apostasy and blasphemy codes are choking freedom worldwide / Paul Marshall and Nina Shea ; with a foreword by Kyai Haji Abdurrahman Wahid.

Marshall, Paul A., 1948- (Author). Shea, Nina, 1953- (Added Author).
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New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle 364.188 MARS (Text) 39231032268894 Adult Non-fiction Collection Available -
Switzerland Co PL - Vevay RELIGION GENERAL (Text) 33710721609944 Adult Non-Fiction: Religion Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780199812264 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0199812268 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9780199812288 (pbk. : alk. paper) :
  • ISBN: 0199812284 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xxii, 448 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Oxford ; Oxford University Press, [2011]

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General Note:
"This book is the project of the Center for Religious Freedom, a privately funded research center of the Hudson Institute"--P. x
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 333-439) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Introduction to Muslim-majority countries -- Saudi Arabia -- Iran -- Egypt -- Pakistan -- Afghanistan -- The greater Middle East -- Africa -- South and Southeast Asia -- Introduction to Western countries and international blasphemy -- Islam and blasphemy on the international stage, 1989-2011 -- Legitimizing repression : blasphemy restrictions in the United Nations -- Religiously incorrect : Islam, blasphemy, and hate speech in Western domestic law -- Enforcement by violence and intimidation -- Renewing Qu'ranic studies in the contemporary world / by Nasr Hamid Abu-Zayd -- Rethinking classical Muslim law of apostasy and the death penalty / by Abdullah Saeed -- Conclusions.
Subject: Censorship > Religious aspects > Islam.
Blasphemy (Islam)
Apostasy > Islam

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