Franklin

Freedom from religion [electronic resource] : rights and national security / Amos N. Guiora.

Author/Creator:
Guiora, Amos N., 1957-
Publication:
New York : Oxford University Press, [2013]
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (207 p.)
Edition:
2nd ed.
Series:
Terrorism and Global Justice Series
Terrorism and global justice series
Status/Location:
Loading...

Options
Location Notes Your Loan Policy

Details

Subjects:
Freedom of religion.
Freedom of religion -- United States.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Although many books on terrorism and religious extremism have been published in the years since 9/11, none of them written by Western authors call for the curtailment of religious freedom and freedom of expression for the sake of greater security. Issues like torture, domestic surveillance, and unlawful detentions have dominated the literature in this area, but few, if any, major scholars have questioned the vast allowances made by Western nations for the freedoms of religion and speech. Freedom from Religion challenges the almost sacrosanct inviolability of these two civil liberties. By drawi
Contents:
Cover; Table of Contents; Preface; Chapter One: Ignoring the Storm; Chapter Two: The Threat of Religious Extremism; Chapter Three: The Limits of Freedom of Speech; Chapter Four: Freedom of Association; Chapter Five: The Role of the Media Regarding Religion; Chapter Six: Separating Church and State; Chapter Seven: Free Exercise of Religion; Chapter Eight: Cultural Considerations and the Price of Religious Liberty; Chapter Nine: Dangerous Ideas and Corporate Censorship; Chapter Ten: Confronting the Storm; Recommended Reading List; Appendix; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P
RS; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on print version record.
ISBN:
0-19-045432-6
0-19-026019-X
0-19-997828-X
OCLC:
855504973