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Religion and the liberal state

the case of Islam

by Mohammad Fadel

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Published by Faculty of Law, University of Toronto in Toronto] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Islamic law,
  • Religion and state

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMohammad Fadel
    ContributionsUniversity of Toronto. Faculty of Law
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 v. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26456657M
    OCLC/WorldCa461340205

    This book focuses on the financing of religions, examining some European church-state models, using a philosophical methodology. The work defends autonomy-based liberalism and elaborates how this liberalism can meet the requirements of liberal neutrality. The chapters also explore religious. M.D. Rosen / Journal of Law, Religion & State 1 () 16–44 17 The scope of the educational autonomy of religious groups in a democratic state is one facet of .

    Religion, Secularism, and Constitutional Democracy critically confronts the contemporary resurgence of 'political theology' with theoretical and philosophical sophistication while nevertheless exhibiting an admirable commitment to respect and tolerance of religious observance and plurality. It is a must-read for anyone interested in the intersection of religion and politics today. Religion and the Liberal Polity is a collection of innovative essays from a highly distinguished group of authors resulting from a PEW Trust seminar with Nicholas Wolterstorff. The book is similar in quality to an earlier collection edited by Paul Weithman in Most of the essays are successful in finding new angles on their chosen topics, including the question of whether it is right for.

    Forty years ago, historian Ralph Raico completed his dissertation under the direction of F.A. Hayek at the University of Chicago. Its title masks its power and importance: The Place of Religion in the Liberal Philosophy of Constant, Tocqueville, and Lord Acton. It has been published for the first time by the Mises Institute, and this is not merely to honor a great historian and thinker.   In my recent book, Liberal Politics and Public Faith: Beyond Separation, I have attempted to develop a genuinely liberal approach to religion in the political life of democratic societies, one that preserves a robust sphere for personal freedom, respects religious and secular persons as equals, and prohibits the state from promoting a.


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Cécile Laborde agrees with much of this liberal egalitarian critique, but she argues that a simple analogy between the good and religion misrepresents the complex relationships among religion, law, and the state. Religion serves as more than a statement of belief.

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Forty years ago, historian Ralph Raico completed his dissertation under the direction of F.A. Hayek at the University of Chicago. Its title masks its power and importance: The Place of Religion in the Liberal Philosophy of Constant, Tocqueville, and Lord.“I believe in an America where the separation of church and state is absolute - where no Catholic prelate would tell the President (should he be Catholic) how to act, and no Protestant minister would tell his parishioners for whom to vote - where no church or church school is granted any public funds or political preference - and where no man is denied public office merely because his.