Freedom of Religion

Foundational Documents and Historical Arguments

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Stephen A. Smith
  • Fayetteville, AR: 
    Oxbridge Research Associates
    , June
     2018.
     702 pages.
     $49.95.
     Paperback.
    ISBN
    9780999728314.
     For other formats: Link to Publisher's Website.
Review coming soon!

Review by Donald Drakeman forthcoming.

Description

What are the arguments for and against government restrictions on religious beliefs and practices? To what extent can or should government support religion? Why is religious liberty important? Now a comprehensive anthology comprising 300 important writings on religious liberty is available to address and examine these questions, and Smith provides the important historical grounding and philosophical positions that guide readers through these significant selections. It will remain a significant reference work to facilitate reasoned discussions of freedom of religion, whether for education or advocacy, in the classroom or the public sphere. This outstanding collection should be in every library and on the desk of anyone seeking to understand or shape public policies affecting religious liberty.

About the Author(s)/Editor(s)/Translator(s): 

Stephen A. Smith is Professor Emeritus of Communication at the University of Arkansas.

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