Bibliographic Details

The new religious intolerance : overcoming the politics of fear in an anxious age / Martha C. Nussbaum.

Author / Creator Nussbaum, Martha C. (Martha Craven), 1947-
Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2012.
Description xiii, 285 p. ; 22 cm.
Language English
Subject Freedom of religion.
Religious tolerance.
Religious discrimination.
Fear -- Religious aspects.
Fear -- Religious aspects.
Freedom of religion.
Religious discrimination.
Religious tolerance.
Format Print, Book
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ISBN 9780674065901 (alk. paper)
0674065905 (alk. paper)
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Religion: a time of anxiety and suspicion
  • Fear: a narcissistic emotion
  • First principles: equal respect for conscience
  • The mote in my brother's eye: impartiality and the examined life
  • Inner eyes: respect and the sympathetic imagination
  • The case of Park51
  • Overcoming the politics of fear.