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The Tragedy of Religious Freedom

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$53.50 • £42.95 • €48.00

ISBN 9780674072664

Publication Date: 06/10/2013


320 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches


  • Introduction
  • Part I. Religious Liberty and the Comedy of Legal Theory
    • 1. The Monists
    • 2. The Skeptics
  • Part II. Tragedy and History
    • 3. The Clash of Values of Religious Liberty
    • 4. The Inadequacy of Skepticism
    • 5. Loss, Sacrifice, and the Disposition of Custom
    • 6. The Need for Modest Movement
    • 7. The Conciliations of History
  • Part III. The Method of Tragedy and History
    • 8. The Challenge of Free Exercise
    • 9. Free Exercise Applications
    • 10. Establishment Applications
    • 11. Objections and Replies
  • Conclusion
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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