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Beyond Establishment

Beyond Establishment

Chapter:
(p.207) Chapter Seventeen Beyond Establishment
Source:
Politics of Religious Freedom
Author(s):
Lori G. Beaman
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:10.7208/chicago/9780226248646.003.0021

Long-venerated American doctrines of non-establishment and free exercise, far from being neutral or universal, operate to encapsulate and entrench particular historical and cultural understandings of both religion and the right. Beaman suggests that Canadian courts have re-described Christianity as culture, enabling the continuation of a particular of form Christian legal dominance.

Keywords:   Canada, establishment, Québec, Christianity, culture

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