Blasphemy in the Christian World

A History
Author(s): 
Nash, David
ISBN: 
9780199570751
Date published: 
September 2010
Paperback
Price: 
£19.99

Tracing the subject from the Middle Ages to the present, David Nash outlines the history of blasphemy as a concept - from a species of heresy to modern understandings of it as a crime against the sacred and individual religious identity.