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Author Grim, Brian J

Title The price of freedom denied : religious persecution and conflict in the twenty-first century / Brian J. Grim, Roger Finke

Publ Info New York : Cambridge University Press, 2011
 RWU Main Library  BL640 .G75 2011    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  BL640 .G75 2011    AVAILABLE
 URI  BL640 G75 2011    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  BL640 .G75 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xiii, 257 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Cambridge studies in social theory, religion, and politics
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-237) and index
Contents Religious persecution : pervasive and pernicious -- Religious freedom : broken promises -- Persecution : the price of freedoms denied -- Case studies : Japan (high levels of religious freedoms), Brazil (freedoms with some tensions), and Nigeria (partitioned religion-state power) -- A closer look : China (religion viewed as a threat), India (social monolopy), and Iran (social and political monopoly) -- What about Muslim-majority countries? -- Do religious freedoms really matter? -- Appendix. Testing the competing arguments
LC subject Freedom of religion
Religious tolerance
Add Author Finke, Roger, 1954-
ISBN 9780521197052 (hardback)
0521197058 (hardback)
9780521146838 (pbk.)
0521146836 (pbk.)