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Cultural diversity and law.
Proceedings of the first Conference of the International Consortium for Law and Religion Studies, held in Milan in January 2007.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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An innovative Nordic discourse : from church and state to law & religion / Lisbet Christoffersen, Kjell Å. Modéer and Svend Andersen Introduction to European church and state discourses / Silvio Ferrari Introduction to American law and religion discourse / John Witte Internal convergence external divergence : religion in Nordic legal culture and tradition at the threshold of the third millenium The long way towards tradition autonomy : the Swedish church and the law, 1968-2008 / Kjell Å. Modéer Finland's policy on church and religion / Juha Seppo A case study of the evolution of a Nordic Lutheran majority church / Hjalti Hugason And they lived happily together? : on the relationship between confessionalism, establishment and secularism under the Constitution of Norway / Elvind Smith State, church and religion in Denmark : at the beginning of the 21st century / Lisbet Christoffersen A remoralized and resacralized society : a late modern challenge to law and religion / Tage Kurtén On law, language and human embeddedness / Pamela Slotte The tenacity of identity politics in Norway : from unabashed Lutheran monopoly to pseudo-Lutheran semi-hegemony? / Tore Lindholm A little church, a little state, and a little commonwealth at onces : towards a Nordic model of religious instruction in public schools? / Pamela Slotte Promoting normative cracks in the surface : Strasbourg changing Swedish legal culture / Nina-Louisa Arold Secularism : a quest for privatization of religion? / Ingvill Thorson Plesner Beyond national majority/minority dichotomies : towards legal traditions & religions of world society, a local example / Hanne Petersen Messianism and the state of exception : the political theology of Giorgio Agamben in a nordic context / Ida Auken How long is "now"? : the Christian eschatological concept of time within international laws of, in, and after war: a critique of law and our Nordic societies / Matilda Arvidsson Law in Nordic Lutheranism / Svend Andersen Lutheran natural law, thought in the Nordic countries in the 21st century / Ulrik Becker Nissen Law, religion and ethics in Christian hymns : a Swedish example / Sven Åke Selander Presence and mission : the social-ethical engagement of the Catholic Church within the Nordic context, 1970-2006 / Bernt Oftestad Jewish perspectives on law and religion : in the Nordic countries in the 21st century / Hanne Trautner-Kromann Islam & law in the Nordic countries in the 21st century : challenges and new perspectives / Rubya Mehdi and Jørgen S. Nielsen Feminism and the challenge to religious truths on marriage : the case of Nordic Protestantism / Anu Pylkkänen Secular human rights perspectives : as a challenge to Nordic law & religion solutions / Martin Scheinin Church autonomy in Nordic law / Lisbet Christoffersen Epilogue Nordic law in changed religious landscapes / Lisbet Christoffersen, Kjell Å. Modéer & Svend Andersen.
K3280 .L384 2010
Farnham, Surrey ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate Pub., 2010.