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Speaking about Muhammad, Speaking for Muslims

Critical Inquiry, Vol. 37, No. 4, pp. 806-821, Summer 2011

Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 226

23 Pages Posted: 7 Mar 2011 Last revised: 16 Sep 2011

Andrew F. March

Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics, Harvard University

Date Written: March 4, 2011

Abstract

This paper critiques some contemporary accounts of which forms of Muslim religiosity are at stake in conflicts over blasphemy, and asks whether the problem of offensive and injurious speech contributes to a critique of secularism.

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March, Andrew F., Speaking about Muhammad, Speaking for Muslims (March 4, 2011). Critical Inquiry, Vol. 37, No. 4, pp. 806-821, Summer 2011; Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 226. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1777062

Andrew F. March (Contact Author)

Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics, Harvard University ( email )

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Cambridge, MA 02138
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