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Religious Organizations Under the European Convention Regime

Ioana Cismas

in Religious Actors and International Law

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780198712824
eISBN:
9780191781186
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198712824.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Religious organizations are non-state actors. Any attempt to examine their rights and obligations is confronted by challenges relating to subjectivity. The chapter relies on the capacity approach to ... More


Czech Republic

Lavinia Stan and Lucian Turcescu

in Church, State, and Democracy in Expanding Europe

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780195337105
eISBN:
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195337105.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Even after joining the EU in 2004, the Czech Republic retains one of the most restrictive registration requirements for religious groups, one that greatly constraints the autonomy of churches. ... More


Change, Dissent, and the Problem of Consent in Religious Organizations

B. Jessie Hill

in The Rise of Corporate Religious Liberty

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780190262525
eISBN:
9780190262563
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190262525.003.0021
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Religious institutions often claim the right to be shielded from antidiscrimination or other norms that apply in the broader society. Proponents of church autonomy largely justify the trumping of ... More


The Jurisdictional Conception of Church Autonomy

Steven D. Smith

in The Rise of Corporate Religious Liberty

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780190262525
eISBN:
9780190262563
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190262525.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter defends a jurisdictional conception of institutional religious autonomy against familiar and frequent criticisms. Drawing on analogies to national and judicial jurisdictional thinking, ... More


The Social Law

in God's Economy: Faith-Based Initiatives and the Caring State

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226134833
eISBN:
9780226134857
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226134857.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter tries to “reframe” the debate on faith-based social policy in America, arguing that the confessional/philosophical genealogy of the faith-based initiative is becoming more relevant in ... More


Religious Organizations and the Analogy to Political Parties

Chad Flanders

in The Rise of Corporate Religious Liberty

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780190262525
eISBN:
9780190262563
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190262525.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Political parties and religious organizations not only have similar goals—they want the freedom to choose their leaders and exclude some from membership—they also have been shown a “special” ... More


The Freedom of the Church: (Toward) An Exposition, Translation, and Defense

Richard W. Garnett

in The Rise of Corporate Religious Liberty

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780190262525
eISBN:
9780190262563
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190262525.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter proposes that “freedom of the church” is a still-important, if very old, idea, which is not out of place in current thinking about law and religion. If “freedom of the church” can be ... More


The Rise of Corporate Religious Liberty

Micah Schwartzman, Chad Flanders, and Zoë Robinson (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780190262525
eISBN:
9780190262563
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190262525.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

What are the rights of religious institutions? Should those rights extend to for-profit corporations? These questions are now the subject of significant controversy. In the United States, churches ... More


Religious Corporations and Disestablishment, 1780–1840

Sarah Barringer Gordon

in The Rise of Corporate Religious Liberty

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780190262525
eISBN:
9780190262563
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190262525.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter challenges the idea of “church autonomy” from government interference by investigating the legislative and judicial implementation of disestablishment in the states from the 1780s to ... More


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