The law of organized religions : between establishment and secularism / Julian Rivers.

Author
Rivers, Julian [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Oxford ; New York, N.Y. : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Description
l, 368 p. ; 24 cm.

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Summary note
This title offers a systematic account of the law that applies to religious bodies. It sets the modern law in its historical context, and examines the major controversies relating to the legal control of religious practice, including faith schools, faith-based welfare provision, and the human rights law protecting religious freedom.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. [348]-362) and index.
Contents
The changing law of church and state -- The human rights of religious associations -- The constitution of religious bodies -- Ministers of religion -- Public religion -- Regulated rites -- Chaplaincies -- Faith schools -- Faith-based welfare -- Access to public discourse -- In search of principle.
ISBN
  • 9780199226108 (hbk. : alk. paper)
  • 0199226105 (hbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN
2010455913
OCLC
655635654
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