Analysing the impact of a controversial cartoon

Date of publication: October 8, 2006

Catalogue: Qualitative 2006


The paper describes a qualitative study of ethnic and Muslim Danes' values, including how the two cultural groups see and expect to be seen by each other. The research focuses on intercultural misunderstandings between ethnic and Muslim Danes that may explain conflicts such as the Mohammed controversy, and might constitute a barrier to integration. Methodological reflections are presented along with reflections regarding both the basis for and results of the research.

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