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Constitutions and religious freedom

Author: Frank B Cross
Publisher: New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2015.
Series: Comparative constitutional law and policy.
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"Many of us take for granted the idea that the right to religious freedom should be protected in a free, democratic polity. This book challenges whether the protection and privilege of religious belief and identity should be prioritized over any other right. By studying the effects of constitutional promises of religious freedom and establishment clauses, Frank B. Cross sets the stage for a set of empirical
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frank B Cross
ISBN: 9781107041448 1107041449
OCLC Number: 868648440
Description: x, 259 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. Why freedom of religion? --
2. Religious freedom around the world --
3. Measuring religious freedom --
4. Social factors and religious freedom --
5. Constitutions and religious freedom --
6. The constitutional protection of religious freedom --
7. Religious freedom and society.
Series Title: Comparative constitutional law and policy.
Responsibility: Frank B. Cross.
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