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The Resource Freedom of religion under bills of rights, edited by Paul Babie and Neville Rochow, (electronic resource)

Freedom of religion under bills of rights, edited by Paul Babie and Neville Rochow, (electronic resource)

Label
Freedom of religion under bills of rights
Title
Freedom of religion under bills of rights
Statement of responsibility
edited by Paul Babie and Neville Rochow
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
How can a nation protect fundamental rights and freedoms, including religious freedom, within a liberal democratic context? The objective of the essays presentedin this volume is to provide an overview of the principal modelsused to protect fundamental freedoms, and especially the right to freedom of belief,expression and practice of one~%#~146;s religion, in major liberal democratic systems. A range of viewpoints are presented in a comparative way in orderto obtain insights, reveal strengths, weaknesses and differences of opinion, and tolearn from the lessons of others, how religion might be and has been protected
Cataloging source
UkCbUP
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1966-
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  • Babie, Paul Theodore
  • Rochow, Neville
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  • Freedom of religion
  • Constitutional law
  • Constitutional law
Label
Freedom of religion under bills of rights, edited by Paul Babie and Neville Rochow, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from publisher's bibliographic system (viewed on 02 Oct 2015)
Contents
Protecting religious freedom under bills of rights : Australia as microcosm / Paul Babie and Neville Rochow -- How religion constrains law and the idea of choice / Ngaire Naffine -- Is the emperor wearing the wrong clothes? Human rights and social good in the context of Australian secularity : theological perspectives / Bruce Kaye -- Anniversary overlap : or What happerns when St Paul meets the Universal Declaration of Human Rights / Alan Cadwallader -- Defamation and vilification : rights to reputation, free speech and freedom of religion at common law and under human rights laws / Neil Foster -- Should an Austsralian bill of rights address emerging international human rights norms? The challenge of "defamation of religion" / Robert C. Blitt -- Christian concerns about an Australian Charter of Rights / Patrick Parkinson -- Apostasy in Islam and the freedom of religion in international law / Asmi Wood -- Political culture and freedom of conscience : a case study of Austria / David M Kirkham -- The sky is falling if judges decide religious controversies! Or is it? The German experience of religious freedom under a bill of rights / Cornelia Koch -- Religious freedom in a secular society : the case of the Islamic headscarf in France / Nicky Jones -- Religious freedom in the UK after the Human Rights Act 1998 / Ian Leigh -- Judicial interpretation, neutrality and the US Bill of Rights / Frank S Ravitch -- Protecting religious freedom : two counterintuitive dialectics in US free exercise jurisprudence / Brett G. Scharffs -- Walking the tightrope : the struggle of Canadian courts to define freedom of religion under the Canadian Charter of Rightrs and Freedoms / Barbara Billingsley -- Quo vadis the free exercise of religion? The diminishment of student religious expression in US public schools / Charles J Russo -- Freedom from discrimination on the basis of religion / Kris Hanna -- Ruminations from the Shaky Isles on religious freedom in the Bill of Rights era / Rex Tauati Ahdar -- Indigenous peoples and bills of rights / Paul Rishworth -- Table of legislation and international instruments
Control code
ssj0000894229
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 440 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780987171818
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Other physical details
digital, PDF file(s)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000894229
Label
Freedom of religion under bills of rights, edited by Paul Babie and Neville Rochow, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Title from publisher's bibliographic system (viewed on 02 Oct 2015)
Contents
Protecting religious freedom under bills of rights : Australia as microcosm / Paul Babie and Neville Rochow -- How religion constrains law and the idea of choice / Ngaire Naffine -- Is the emperor wearing the wrong clothes? Human rights and social good in the context of Australian secularity : theological perspectives / Bruce Kaye -- Anniversary overlap : or What happerns when St Paul meets the Universal Declaration of Human Rights / Alan Cadwallader -- Defamation and vilification : rights to reputation, free speech and freedom of religion at common law and under human rights laws / Neil Foster -- Should an Austsralian bill of rights address emerging international human rights norms? The challenge of "defamation of religion" / Robert C. Blitt -- Christian concerns about an Australian Charter of Rights / Patrick Parkinson -- Apostasy in Islam and the freedom of religion in international law / Asmi Wood -- Political culture and freedom of conscience : a case study of Austria / David M Kirkham -- The sky is falling if judges decide religious controversies! Or is it? The German experience of religious freedom under a bill of rights / Cornelia Koch -- Religious freedom in a secular society : the case of the Islamic headscarf in France / Nicky Jones -- Religious freedom in the UK after the Human Rights Act 1998 / Ian Leigh -- Judicial interpretation, neutrality and the US Bill of Rights / Frank S Ravitch -- Protecting religious freedom : two counterintuitive dialectics in US free exercise jurisprudence / Brett G. Scharffs -- Walking the tightrope : the struggle of Canadian courts to define freedom of religion under the Canadian Charter of Rightrs and Freedoms / Barbara Billingsley -- Quo vadis the free exercise of religion? The diminishment of student religious expression in US public schools / Charles J Russo -- Freedom from discrimination on the basis of religion / Kris Hanna -- Ruminations from the Shaky Isles on religious freedom in the Bill of Rights era / Rex Tauati Ahdar -- Indigenous peoples and bills of rights / Paul Rishworth -- Table of legislation and international instruments
Control code
ssj0000894229
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 440 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780987171818
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Other physical details
digital, PDF file(s)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000894229

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