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Author Weller, Paul, 1956-

Title A mirror for our times : 'the Rushdie affair' and the future of multiculturalism / Paul Weller
Published London ; New York : Continuum, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 277 pages)
Contents The contours of the controversy -- Actions and reactions in the controversy -- Through the looking glass -- Echoes, reverberations and social policy shock
Summary Using the events surrounding 'The Satanic Verses' controversy as a starting point, the author offers an examination of the 21st century challenges posed by living with radical difference, freedom of expression, and mutual respect
Analysis East and West in literature
Freedom of the press History 20th century
Islam and literature
Rushdie, Salman Satanic verses
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-242) and indexes
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Subject Rushdie, Salman. Satanic verses
East and West in literature.
Freedom of the press -- History -- 20th century.
Islam and literature.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2008042406
ISBN 1441148833 (electronic bk.)
9781441148834 (electronic bk.)