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Religious freedom with an Islamic twist: how the Medina Charter is used to frame secularism in Bangladesh

Hasan, Mubashar (2016) Religious freedom with an Islamic twist: how the Medina Charter is used to frame secularism in Bangladesh. South Asia @ LSE (13 Jun 2016). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

Secularism is often seen as a key component of liberal democracy, yet the concept is deeply rooted in European history and philosophy. Mubashar Hasan discusses how Bangladesh’s Prime Minister has invoked the Medina Charter to promote minority rights and religious freedom in a Muslim-majority state.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/southasia/
Additional Information: © 2016 The Author(s); Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BL Religion
B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BP Islam. Bahaism. Theosophy, etc
J Political Science > JC Political theory
J Political Science > JQ Political institutions Asia
Sets: Collections > South Asia @ LSE
Date Deposited: 28 Apr 2017 10:10
Last Modified: 31 Jan 2019 05:27
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/74724

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