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Farewell to Christendom: The Future of Church and State in America

Thomas J. Curry

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195145694
eISBN:
9780199834129
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195145690.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Protestantism abandoned Christendom by way of the First Amendment of the Bill of Rights, and Catholicism did the same in the Declaration of Religious Liberty of the Second Vatican Council. Because ... More


Why Faculty Find It Difficult to Talk about Religion

Mark U. Edwards Jr.

in The American University in a Postsecular Age: Religion and the Academy

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780195323443
eISBN:
9780199869145
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195323443.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This essay describes the historic ideals of Christian higher education, the complex history of church‐related higher education in America, and the diversity of approaches that exist today. Rejecting ... More


Britain’s Fear of Shari’acracy

Kathleen M. Moore

in The Unfamiliar Abode: Islamic Law in the United States and Britain

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780195387810
eISBN:
9780199777242
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195387810.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Islam

In March 2008, Britain's Christian Research organization disseminated a study that made the following projection: By 2020, the number of Catholics attending Sunday mass will have been surpassed by ... More


The Establishment Clause: In Defense of Separating Church and State

Howard Gillman and Erwin Chemerinsky

in The Religion Clauses: The Case for Separating Church and State

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780190699734
eISBN:
9780197523810
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190699734.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Over the last few decades, there have been three competing views of the meaning of the Establishment Clause held by members of the Supreme Court. One, favored by the liberal justices, is that the ... More


The Shoe and the Shikho

Alicia Turner

in Saving Buddhism: The Impermanence of Religion in Colonial Burma

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824839376
eISBN:
9780824869571
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824839376.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Buddhism

This chapter focuses on a series of conflicts between Burmese and Europeans over demonstrations of respect that encoded broader issues of subordination and the politics of colonial difference, with ... More


Religious Accommodation, Social Justice, and Public Education

Kevin Vallier and Michael Weber

in Religious Exemptions

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190666187
eISBN:
9780190666217
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190666187.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

The question of what religious practices modern democracies should accommodate is urgent and widely discussed. This essay provides a framework for dealing with accommodation issues in pluralistic ... More


Religious Pluralism and the Role of the State

Domenico Melidoro

in Dealing with Diversity: A Study in Contemporary Liberalism

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190121136
eISBN:
9780190991272
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190121136.003.0006
Subject:
History, History of Ideas

This chapter tests the theoretical solution worked out in the previous chapter in relation to Indian religious pluralism. After considering some relevant features of religious pluralism in the Indian ... More


La laïcité en France au vingtième siècle

Émile Poulat

in Catholicism, Politics and Society in Twentieth-Century France

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780853239741
eISBN:
9781846312779
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853239741.003.0002
Subject:
History, History of Religion

This chapter explores secularism as a paradoxical principle intertwined with the evolution of the Catholic Church in France. It challenges a common definition of secularism as religious neutrality, ... More


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