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The Social Equality of Religion or Belief

Editors: Carling, A. (Ed.)

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About this book

Some countries, like the UK, give special recognition by the state to one or a few religions; other countries, like France and the US, give recognition to none. This book is about a new approach that gives equal recognition to all religions and non-religious belief systems.


About the authors

Dr. Alan Carling trained in mathematics and political science, and taught social sciences at the University of Bradford, UK. His publications related to social inequality and social change include Social Division (1991), and (with Marie Macey) Ethnic, Racial and Religious Inequalities (2011). Alan is involved with a number of community initiatives in Bradford.


Table of contents (15 chapters)

  • Introduction: The Social Equality of Religion or Belief

    Carling, Alan

    Pages 1-48

  • The Problem of ‘Belief’

    Sherwood, Yvonne

    Pages 51-67

  • Religious Freedom and Anti-discrimination in Europe and the US: Generally Applicable Laws and Possible Exceptions

    McLean, Iain (et al.)

    Pages 68-79

  • The Equality Paradigm in Warner v. Boca Raton: Winnifred Sullivan and The Impossibility of Religious Freedom

    Gottschalk, Peter

    Pages 80-91

  • Proportional Prayers: Social Equality in the Scottish Parliament?

    Bonney, Norman (et al.)

    Pages 92-106

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Social Equality of Religion or Belief
Editors
  • A. Carling
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-50195-0
DOI
10.1057/9781137501950
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-50194-3
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-69933-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXI, 279
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