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Author Maclure, Jocelyn, 1973-

Uniform Title Laicite et liberte de conscience. English
Title Secularism and freedom of conscience / Jocelyn Maclure and Charles Taylor ; translated by Jane Marie Todd.

Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  211.6 M226m 2011    ---  Available
Description 142 p. ; 19 cm.
Note Translated from the French.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [111]-133) and index.
Contents Introduction: Secularism today -- Moral pluralism, neutrality, and secularism -- The principles of secularism -- Regimes of secularism -- Public sphere and private sphere -- Religious symbols and rituals in the public space -- Liberal-pluralist secularism : the case of Quebec -- The legal obligation for reasonable accommodation -- Are religious beliefs "expensive tastes"? : choices, circumstances, and individual responsibility -- The subjective conception of freedom of religion and the individualization of belief -- Does the legal obligation for accommodation favor religion? : religious and secular convictions of conscience -- The reasonable limits to freedom of conscience -- Conclusion: The future of secularism.
Subject Secularism.
Freedom of religion.
Liberty of conscience.
Added Author Taylor, Charles, 1931-
ISBN 9780674058651 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0674058658 (hardcover : alk. paper)

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