5 edition of Law and Religion (Critical America) found in the catalog.
September 1, 2000
by New York University Press
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||616|
"The worlds of law and religion increasingly collide in Parliament and the courtroom. Religious courts, the wearing of religious symbols and faith schools have given rise to increased legislation and litigation. This is the first student textbook to set out the fundamental principles and issues of . ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. Description: xxiii, pages ; 25 cm: Contents: Part 1 Neutrality of law toward religion: liberalism, neutralism and rights, Erick Mack; the separation of Church and State and the obligations, Robert Audi; privilege, posture and protection - "religion" in the law, Jonathan Weiss; the.
The Encyclopedia of Law and Religion, unique in its breadth and global coverage, provides an important foundational resource for study of these issues. The encyclopedia covers the relation between law and religion in its various aspects, including those related to the role of religion in society, the relations between religion and state. Incorporating pieces from leading voices in the field, this book is an indispensable addition to the scholarship on religion and law in America. Isaac Weiner is Associate Professor of Comparative Studies at Ohio State University and author of Religion Out Loud: Religious Sound, Public Space, and American Pluralism (NYU Press, ).
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In this series, scholars at the forefront of law and religion contribute to the debates in this area. The books in the series are analytical with a key target audience of scholars and practitioners, including lawyers, religious leaders, and others with an interest in this rapidly developing discipline.
In Law and Religion, Stephen M. Feldman brings together the many perspectives that have shaped policy on this important national issue. In giving voice to the political left and right, as well as to cultural, philosophical, sociological and historical perspectives, the book serves as an even-handed treatment of an issue all too often clouded by biases.5/5(1).
The cases were all on point. The notes at the end of the cases were thought provoking and helpful. Lastly, the introduction before each section helped set up the cases and topic very nicely. The textbook overall made it easy to follow the law and religion by: 1. Law and Religion. The intersection of law and religion is a growing area of study for academics working in both subject areas.
This book draws together research on several collisions between the two arenas, including a study of religious clauses in the US constitution and the interplay between religion and law in Canada, Australia and South Africa.
The book provides comprehensive and up-to-date coverage of all of the major facets of the Supreme Court’s decisionmaking, including the Court’s general doctrinal tests as well as its rulings and reasoning in particular areas, for example, concerning prayer and religious instruction in the public schools, religious symbolism in other settings, legislative prayer, financial aid to religious schools and organizations, and claims for religious Cited by: 1.
This is perhaps the best book (certainly the best book I have read to date) on the relationship between religion and law, or church and state, throughout American history. McGarvie enlists not only historical but also legal and philosophical analysis to arrive at his conclusion that Jefferson, Madison, and other founders had the most correct 5/5(2).
The textbook surveys law and religion from various perspectives, such as human rights and discrimination law, as well as considering the legal status of both religion and religious groups. Law and Religion: Major Works. Volume 1: Religion Law at Constitutional Level. Norman Doe and Russell Sandberg, ‘Religion Law and Religious Law’.
Robbers, ‘State and Church in the European Union’ in G Robbers (ed) State and Church in the European Union (2. The textbook surveys law and religion from various perspectives, such as human rights and discrimination law, as well as considering the legal status of both religion and religious groups.
Controversial and provocative questions are explored, promoting full engagement with the key by: Law, Love, and Freedom brings together a diverse cast of characters, including Paul and Luther, Augustine and Aquinas, monks and Gnostics, and constitutionalists and anarchists.
This book is valuable to any lawyers, philosophers, theologians and historians, who are interested in law as a. Published in by Cambridge University Press, Law and Religion is a textbook intended to introduce and map the field of Law and Religion.
Table of Contents 1. What is 'law and religion'. Historical development 3. Legal definitions of religion 4. The legal position of religious groups 5. Religious freedom as a human right In Law and Religion, Stephen M. Feldman brings together the many perspectives that have shaped policy on this important national issue.
In giving voice to the political left and right, as well as to cultural, philosophical, sociological and historical perspectives, the book serves as an even-handed treatment of an issue all too often clouded by biases. With contributions from some of the most prominent voices writing on gender, law and religion today, this book illuminates some of the conflicts at the intersection of feminism, theology and law.
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The First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution says that everyone in the United States has the right to practice his or her own religion, or no religion at all.
Our country's founders -- who were of different religious backgrounds themselves -- knew the best way to protect religious liberty was to keep the government out of religion. With contributions from some of the most prominent voices writing on gender, law and religion today, this book illuminates some of the conflicts at the intersection of feminism, theology and law.
Religion, Law, and Judiciary in Modern India (PDF 22P) This note covers the following topics: introduction, constitutional foundations, community specific provisions, legislation state practice, religious conversion and renouncement, religious endowments in general, particular shrines, protection of religious places in general, foreign pilgrimages, religious laws of family relations, personal.
The ICLARS Series on Law and Religion is designed to provide a forum for the rapidly expanding field of research in law and religion. The series is published in association with the International Consortium for Law and Religion Studies, an international network of scholars and experts of law and religion founded in with the aim of providing a place where information, data and opinions can.
Law and religion is the interdisciplinary study of relationships between law, especially public law, and religion. Vogue Magazine reports that during the latea new law and religion approach emerged that progressively built its own contribution to religious studies.
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The field of law and religion studies has undergone a profound transformation over the last thirty years, looking beyond traditional relationships between State and religious communities to include rights of religious liberty and the role of religion in the public by: 3.
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With contributions from some of the most prominent voices writing on gender, law and religion today, this book illuminates some of the conflicts at the intersection of feminism, theology and law.‘A brilliant and essential read for those interested in exploring the complex and multifaceted ways in which law and religion interact.
Chen does a masterful job elucidating the situation in China, Hong Kong and Taiwan, yet his work is relevant to the relationship between law and religion around the : Jianlin Chen.