Reasonable Accommodation: Managing Religious Diversity

Reasonable Accommodation: Managing Religious Diversity

By: Lori G. Beaman (editor)Hardback

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Reasonable Accommodation will appeal to professors and students in areas such as law, religious studies, and social sciences, as well as policy-makers interested in religion and multiculturalism in Canada.

About Author

Lori G. Beaman is Canada Research Chair in the Contextualization of Religion in a Diverse Canada, director of the Religion and Diversity Project, and a professor in the Department of Classics and Religious Studies at the University of Ottawa. Contributors: Natasha Bakht, James A. Beckford, Peter Beyer, Gary D. Bouma, Avigail Eisenberg, Solange Lefebvre, Ole Riis, and Heather Shipley.


Contents Introduction: Exploring Reasonable Accommodation / Lori G. Beaman 1 Religion and Immigration in a Changing Canada: The Reasonable Accommodation of "Reasonable Accommodation"? / Peter Beyer 2 Religion in Court, Between an Objective and a Subjective Definition / Solange Lefebvre 3 Identity Quietism and Political Exclusion / Avigail Eisenberg 4 Veiled Objections: Facing Public Opposition to the Niqab / Natasha Bakht 5 Public Responses to Religious Diversity in Britain and France / James A. Beckford 6 Beyond Reasonable Accommodation: The Case of Australia / Gary D. Bouma 7 One of These Things Is Not like the Other: Sexual Diversity and Accommodation / Heather Shipley 8 Religion as a Multicultural Marker in Advanced Modern Society / Ole Riis Conclusion: Alternatives to Reasonable Accommodation / Lori G. Beaman List of Contributors Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774822657
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 248
  • ID: 9780774822657
  • weight: 500
  • ISBN10: 0774822651

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