Law and Religious Pluralism in Canada (Law and Society)

Law and Religious Pluralism in Canada (Law and Society)

By: Richard John Moon (editor), Schneiderman Schneiderman (contributor), Jennifer Nedelsky (contributor), Pascale Fournier (contributor), Roger Hutchinson (contributor), Lori G. Beaman (contributor), Ryder Ryder (contributor), John Borrows (contributor), Alvin J. Esau (contributor), Benjamin L. Berger (contributor)Hardback

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Description

Law and Religious Pluralism in Canada will appeal to lawyers, legal academics, political scientists, religious studies scholars, and anyone interested in the issue of religion in the public sphere.

About Author

Richard Moon is a professor in the Faculty of Law at the University of Windsor. Contributors: Lori G. Beaman, Benjamin L. Berger, John Borrows, Alvin Esau, Pascale Fournier, Roger Hutchinson, Richard Moon, Jennifer Nedelsky, Bruce Ryder, David Schneiderman, Shauna Van Praagh, Lorraine E. Weinrib

Contents

Introduction: Law and Religious Pluralism in Canada / Richard Moon 1 View from the Succah: Religion and Neighbourly Relations / Shauna Van Praagh 2 Clashes of Principle and the Possibility of Dialogue: A Case Study of Same-Sex Marriage in the United Church in Canada / Jennifer Nedelsky and Roger Hutchinson 3 Associational Rights, Religion, and the Charter / David Schneiderman 4 The Canadian Conception of Equal Religious Citizenship / Bruce Ryder 5 Living by Different Law: Legal Pluralism, Freedom of Religion, and Illiberal Religious Groups / Alvin Esau 6 In the (Canadian) Shadow of Islamic Law: Translating Mahr as a Bargaining Endowment / Pascale Fournier 7 Living Law on a Living Earth: Aboriginal Religion, Law, and the Constitution / John Borrows 8 Defining Religion: The Promise and the Peril of Legal Interpretation / Lori G. Beaman 9 Government Support for Religious Practice / Richard Moon 10 Ontario's Sharia Law Debate: Law and Politics under the Charter / Lorraine E. Weinrib 11 Law's Religion: Rendering Culture / Benjamin L. Berger Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774814973
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 328
  • ID: 9780774814973
  • weight: 600
  • ISBN10: 0774814977

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