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Adjudicating Religious Intolerance

Afro-Brazilian Religions, Public Space, and the National Collective in Twenty-First-Century Brazil

Elina I. Hartikainen

How does legal arbitration on religious intolerance shape the contours of secularism in religiously plural polities? And how do such processes act as sites for the articulation of binding visions on secular public space and the national collective

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Feminist Movements across the Board (A Critical Analysis)

Barbara Franchi, Natália S. Perez, and Giovanni A. Travaglino

Feminist movements have had a fundamental impact on social life in many different parts of the world. Reforms in marriage and private property laws, as well as change in spheres as diverse as sexual life, contraception, and the work-place have had profound consequences on the way we conceptualize, act and signify gender relations. Feminist thinkers and activists have also brought attention to the impact that the intersectionality of racism, heterosexism, poverty and religious intolerance (among many other factors) can have in people’s lives.

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Winnifred Fallers Sullivan

articles are teeming with contradiction and multiplicity. In “Adjudicating Religious Intolerance: Afro-Brazilian Religions, Public Space, and the National Collective in Twenty-First-Century Brazil,” Elina Hartikainen reveals the messy impossibility of

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Thomas Hylland Eriksen

phenotypical diversity is not seen as problematic in Mauritius, nor is religious intolerance a major problem in the island. Some attribute the remarkably tolerant and respectful attitude to others’ religions to the fact that the largest religion is Hinduism

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Peter Hervik

har følt mig kriminel’” [Since that time, I have been referred to in a way that made me feel like a criminal] . Information , 3 July . Nussbaum , Martha C. 2012 . The New Religious Intolerance: Overcoming the Politics of Fear . Cambridge, MA

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Religious Plurality, Interreligious Pluralism, and Spatialities of Religious Difference

Jeremy F. Walton and Neena Mahadev

, Elina Hartikainen's “Adjudicating Religious Intolerance: Afro-Brazilian Religions, Public Space, and the National Collective in Twenty-First-Century Brazil,” examines a complex, compelling context of religious plurality, where Afro-Brazilian religious

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Rethinking the Margins with André Schwarz-Bart

From The Last of the Just and A Woman Named Solitude to the Posthumous Narratives

Kathleen Gyssels

-Bart shares this view and consequently adopts for his first novel an exceptionally broad scope, setting and spectrum that portrays for us how from medieval times onwards and until Auschwitz, religious intolerance obliged the Jews to hide, escaping religious

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Talal Asad

Talal Asad, Jonathan Boyarin, Nadia Fadil, Hussein Ali Agrama, Donovan O. Schaefer, and Ananda Abeysekara

must inevitably fail. Religious intolerance by the state is criticized by Locke not for its immorality but for its irrationality. The new emphasis on the centrality of ‘belief’ in religion (crucial to secular constitutionalism) articulates the liberal