Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-4 of 4 items

  • Keywords: liberal secularism x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Section 116: the politics of secularism in Australian legal and political discourse

Holly Randell-Moon

in Religion, spirituality and the social sciences: Challenging marginalisation

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847420411
eISBN:
9781447303190
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847420411.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Sociology of Religion

This chapter examines the implications of liberal secular theories that conceptualise that religion should be separated from politics and other institutional forms of power. It particularly examines ... More


Sovereign Power and Secular Indeterminacy: Is Egypt a Secular or a Religious State?

Hussein Ali Agrama

in After Secular Law

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804775366
eISBN:
9780804780704
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804775366.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Legal History

Reviewing several recent cases in Egyptian personal law courts, this chapter examines whether Egypt is a secular or a religious state. It argues that some of the conflicts in Egypt that seem to be ... More


Conclusion

Jakob De Roover

in Europe, India, and the Limits of Secularism

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2016
ISBN:
9780199460977
eISBN:
9780199086313
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199460977.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

The conclusion reviews the major points of the story told in the book. At the same time, it points out the routes and pitfalls one should avoid in the pursuit of alternatives to liberal secularism. ... More


The Exemplary Citizen–Devotee and the Other: Negotiating History and Religious Difference in the Saint Film

Uma Maheswari Bhrugubanda

in Deities and Devotees: Cinema, Religion, and Politics in South India

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780199487356
eISBN:
9780199093281
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199487356.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

Chapter 2 begins with a theoretical discussion of majorities and minorities within a secular liberal nation. Later it examines two saint films, Bhakta Ramadasu (1964) and Sri Ramadasu (2006) in which ... More


View: