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Why tolerate religion? /

Brian Leiter.

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Main Author: Leiter, Brian.
Published: Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press, c2013.
Topics: Religious tolerance. | Freedom of religion.
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Physical Description: xv, 187 p. ; 22 cm.
Includes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-180) and index.
ISBN: 9780691153612 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0691153612 (hardcover : alk. paper)
Summary: "...why is religion singled out for preferential treatment in both law and public discourse?...[the author] argues that the reasons have nothing to do with religion, and that Western democracies are wrong to single out religious liberty for special legal protections...offers insights into what makes a claim of conscience distinctively 'religious' and draws on a wealth of examples from America, Europe, and elsewhere to highlight the important issues at stake."--Book jacket.

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