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  • Religious vs secular nationhood: "Multiple secularities" in post-Soviet Armenia.
    Burchardt, Marian, and Hovhannes Hovhannisyan (2016)
    Social Compass 63:4: 427-443.

    Analyzes post-Soviet Armenian history in terms of multiple secularities and cultural defense (resistance against secularization).

    Associated Search Terms: Martin, David A.; Identity, national; Nationalism; State; Security; Secularization; Pluralism; NGO; War; Integration (national); Cultural defense; Historical; Freedom of religion; Education; Boundary maintenance; Armenian Apostolic Church, Armenia; Armenia; National religions
  • Managing religion and the judicialization of religious freedom.
    Richardson, James T. (2015)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 54:1: 1-19.

    General overview with cases from several nations.

    Associated Search Terms: Law; State; Freedom of religion
  • The societal and legal impact of free exercise guarantees: Findings from quantitative research.
    Martin, Robert R., and Roger Finke (2014)
    In Allen D. Hertzke (ed.) Religious Freedom in America: Constitutional Roots and Contemporary Challenges. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, pp. 91-116.

    Associated Search Terms: Freedom of religion
  • Ensuring liberties: Understanding state restrictions on religious freedoms.
    Finke, Roger, and Robert R. Martin (2014)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 53:4: 687-705.

    Analyzes statistics based on coding U.S. Dept. of State reports on various nations' religious freedom records. Absence of independent judiciaries predicts limitations on religious freedom.

    Associated Search Terms: State; Freedom of religion
  • Laws of general application: The retreat from multiculturalism and its implications for religious freedom.
    Beaman, Lori G. (2014)
    In Sonia Sikka and Lori G. Beaman (eds.) Multicultualism and Religious Identity: Canada and India. Montreal: McGill-queens University Press, pp. 236-252.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada; Diversity; Multiculturalism; Pluralism; Freedom of religion
  • The role of the courts in the social cosntruction of religious freedom in Central and Eastern Europe.
    Richardson, James T., and Brian Lee (2014)
    Review of Eastern and Central European Law 39: 291-313.

    Associated Search Terms: Europe; Law; Social construction of reality; Freedom of religion
  • Deprivileging religion in a post-Westphalian state: Shadow establishment, organization, spirituality and freedom in Canada.
    Beyer, Peter F. (2013)
    In W. Sullivan and L. Beaman (eds.) Varieties of Establishment. Burlington, Vermont: Ashgate, pp. 75-91.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada; Freedom of religion; State
  • Origins and consequences of religious freedoms: A global overview.
    Finke, Roger (2013)
    Sociology of Religion 74:3: 297-313.

    Reviews motives & other factors in the state regulation of religions; conflict often results from restriction & persecution.

    Associated Search Terms: Freedom of religion; Minority; Persecution; State; Conflict
  • Battles over symbols: The "religion" of the minority versus the "culture" of the majority.
    Beaman, Lori G. (2012)
    Journal of Law and Religion 28:1: 67-104.

    Associated Search Terms: Minority; Freedom of religion
  • Beyond reasonable accommodation: The case of Australia.
    Bouma, Gary D. (2012)
    In Lori Beaman (ed.) Reasonable Accommodation: Managing Religious Diversity. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, pp. 139-164.

    Associated Search Terms: Australia; Freedom of religion; State
  • The Genres of Religious Freedom: Creating Discourses on Religion at the State Department.
    Moore, Rick (2011)
    In Barbara Jones Denison (ed.) History, Time, Meaning, and Memory. Ideas for the Sociology of Religion. Leiden: Brill, pp. 223-253.

    Analysis of the forms of discourse employed by the U.S. Department of State in its annual report on religious freedom in the countries of the world, and violations against that freedom.

    Associated Search Terms: Discourse; Freedom of religion
  • The Price of Freedom Denied: Religious Persecution and Conflict in the Twenty-first Century.
    Grim, Brian J., and Roger Finke (2011)
    New York: Cambridge University Press.

    International data suggest limitations on religion lead to conflict.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; Regulation; Pluralism; Persecution; Freedom of religion
  • Rethinking the Role of the Catholic Church in Building Civil Society in Contemporary China: The Case of Wenzhou Diocese.
    Chan, Shn-hing (2011)
    In Patrick Michel and Enzo Pace (eds.) Annual Review of the Sociology of Religion. Volume 2: Religion and Politics. Leiden: Brill, pp. 177-193.

    Based on a limited number of 2007 & 2009 interviews. Describes boundaries between government & church, & within the church. Argues that the church is a part of civil society.

    Associated Search Terms: China, Zhejiang Province, Wenzhou; Catholic, China; Freedom of religion
  • Laïcité au Canada. Liberté de conscience et exigence d'égalité.
    Milot, Micheline (2009)
    Archives de Sciences Sociales des Religions 146: 9-16.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada; Laïcité; Freedom of religion
  • Laïcité, liberté de religion, État laïque. Les étapes de la laïcisation cubaine.
    Ramírez Calzadilla, Jorge (2009)
    Archives de Sciences Sociales des Religions 146: 157-182.

    Associated Search Terms: Freedom of religion; Laïcité; Cuba; State
  • Cuba, laïcité, liberté de religion, Etat laïque.
    Calzadilla, Jorge Ramirez (2009)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 146: 157-182.

    Associated Search Terms: State; Freedom of religion; Cuba; Laïcité
  • Secularism and coercive freedoms.
    Beckford, James A. (2008)
    British Journal of Sociology 59:1:41-45.

    Associated Search Terms: Freedom of religion; Secularism; Freedom
  • The European Court of Human Rights, Minority Religions, and the Social Construction of Religious Freedom.
    Richardson, James T., and Jennifer Shoemaker (2008)
    In Eileen Barker (ed.) The Centrality of Religion in Social Life. Essays in Honour of James A. Beckford. Aldershot, U.K.: Ashgate, pp. 103-116.

    The European Court of Human Rights has become an important guarantor of religious freedom. Explores whether the Court has a double standard, ruling against governments more often when they are not part of the original European Union but members that joined later.

    Associated Search Terms: Europe; Freedom of religion; Law
  • Religion, Law, and Human Rights.
    Richardson, James T. (2007)
    In Peter Beyer and Lori Beaman (eds.) Globalization, Religion, and Culture. Boston: Brill, pp. 409-430.

    Associated Search Terms: Law; Freedom of religion
  • Religion, Constitutional Courts, and Democracy in Former Communist Countries.
    Richardson, James T. (2006)
    Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 603: 129-139,

    Associated Search Terms: State; Law; Freedom of religion
  • China's religious freedom policy: The art of managing religious activity.
    Leung, Beatrice (2005)
    China Quarterly 194:4: 894-913.

    Associated Search Terms: China; Freedom of religion; State
  • The state of freedom in Russia: A regional analysis of freedom of religion, media and market.
    Marsh, Christopher, and Paul Froese (2004)
    Religion, State, and Society 32:2: 137-149.

    Associated Search Terms: Russia; Freedom of religion
  • Notes on the Contemporary Peril to Religious Freedom.
    Robbins, Thomas L. (2003)
    In James A. Beckford and James T. Richardson (eds.) Challenging Religion: Essays in Honour of Eileen Barker. London: Routledge, pp. 71-81.

    Associated Search Terms: Freedom of religion
  • The protection of minority religions in Eastern Europe.
    Barker, Eileen (2002)
    In Peter Danchin and Elizabeth Cole (eds.) Protecting Human Rights of Religious Minorities in Eastern Europe. New York: Columbia University Press, pp. 58-86.

    Associated Search Terms: Minority; Freedom of religion; Europe, eastern
  • O fim da religião: dilemas da Liberdade religiosa no Brasil e na França.
    Giumbelli, Emerson (2002)
    São Paulo: Attar.

    Associated Search Terms: France; Freedom of religion; Laïcité; State
  • Sociology and New Religions: 'Brainwashing,' the Courts and Religious Freedom.
    Richardson, James T. (1996)
    In Pamela J. Jenkins and Steve Kroll-Smith (eds.) Witnessing for Sociology: Sociologists in Court. Westport, Connecticut: Praeger, pp. 115-134.

    Associated Search Terms: New religions; Law; Brainwashing; Freedom of religion
  • Minority Religions and Religious Freedom, and the New Pan-european Parliamentary and Judicial Institutions.
    Richardson, James T. (1995)
    Journal of Church and State 37: 39-59.

    Associated Search Terms: Europe; Freedom of religion
  • New Religions and Religious Freedom in Eastern and Central Europe: A Sociological Analysis.
    Richardson, James T. (1995)
    In Irena Borowik and Grzegorz Babinski (eds.) New Religious Phenomena in Central and Eastern Europe. Krakow: Nomos, pp. 257-282.

    Associated Search Terms: Europe, eastern; Freedom of religion; Europe, central; New religions
  • Study of Discrimination in the Matter of Religious Rights and Practices./Étude des Mesures Discriminatorires dans le Domaine de la Lierté de Religion et des Pratiques Religieuses.
    Krishnaswami, Arcot (1959)
    New York: United Nations. [French, 1960]

    Associated Search Terms: Freedom of religion
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