The Rushdie Affair

Author: Daniel Pipes
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1351474782
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Insightful and brilliantly written, this volume provides a full understanding of one of the most significant events in recent years. Koenraad Elst's postscript reviews the enduring impact of the Rushdie affair.

From Fatwa To Jihad

Author: Kenan Malik
Publisher: Atlantic Books Ltd
ISBN: 0857899139
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Understanding the debate about Charlie Hebdo allows us to appreciate more
keenly the political, social and cultural shifts that followed the Rushdie affair;
unpicking the consequences of the Rushdie affair allows us to comprehend
better the controversies over Charlie Hebdo. The Afterword stands as an essay
on its own. But it is also an integral part of this book, a means both of extending it
and of throwing new light on the original work. My hope is that this new edition
will continue to ...

The Rushdie Affair

Author: Centre for the Study of Islam and Christian-Muslim Relations (Birmingham, England)
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Sacred Cows

Author: Fay Weldon
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448156386
Size: 63.44 MB
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Originally published by Chatto & Windus as part of the 'Chatto Counterblasts' strand, this ebook edition is reissued with a new introduction by the author, as part of the Brain Shots series: the pre-eminent source for high quality, short ...

Intellectuals In Politics

Author: Jeremy Jennings
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134749600
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After an introduction to the major issues confronting intellectuals, this book explores the various aspects of the intellectual's role including: * philosophers and academics who have tried to define the function of the intellectual * how ...

A Mirror For Our Times

Author: Paul Weller
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1441148833
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The book holds up a mirror for our times that will be of interest to academics, politicians, students, and religious believers, as well as to all who are engaged with the twenty-first century challenges posed by living with radical ...

Making The British Muslim

Author: N. Falkenhayner
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137374950
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Representations of the Rushdie Affair and Figures of the War-On-Terror Decade
N. Falkenhayner. of the families of the victims of 7/7 did the national media the
favour of being insulted by the film. A reason might be that it is actually funny, and
allowed people to laugh about something that they had beentold to fear for nearly
ten years. The movie providedcomic relieffrom thefear and the confusion that,
since the timeofthe Rushdie affair, but increasingly so since 9/11, has surrounded
the ...