skip to main content

Content language

Propositional objects > Blasphemy
PREFERRED TERM
2265Blasphemy  
BROADER CONCEPT
SCOPE NOTE
  • Statement or attitude that is considered as a profanation of established religious orders, beliefs and morals. Blasphemy is in fact a social transgression that is taken to embody disrespect and threat for the established order, and often induces punishment. Therefore, it is a culturally relative category that is framed in terms of the orthodox discourses and the institutions that define it and interpret/ rerpoduce it.
SOURCE
  • Lawton 1993
  • Levy 1995
CONTRIBUTOR
  • Katsiadakis Helen (AA)
CREATOR
  • Tzedopoulos Giorgos (AA)
IN OTHER LANGUAGES
URI
https://humanitiesthesaurus.academyofathens.gr/dyas-resource/Concept/2265
Download this concept:
RDF/XML TURTLE JSON-LD last modified 2020-04-02 Created 2020-01-292020-01-29