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The Russian Orthodox Church and Human Rights
Language: en
Pages: 158
Authors: Kristina Stoeckl
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-05 - Publisher: Routledge

This book examines the key 2008 publication of the Russian Orthodox Church on human dignity, freedom, and rights. It considers how the document was formed, charting the development over time of the Russian Orthodox Church's views on human rights. It analyzes the detail of the document, and assesses the practical
Letters from Moscow
Language: en
Pages: 147
Authors: Gleb I︠A︡kunin, Lev Regelʹson
Categories: Church and state
Type: BOOK - Published: 1978 - Publisher:

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Christianity and Human Rights
Language: en
Authors: John Witte, Jr, Frank S. Alexander
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-12-23 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Combining Jewish, Greek, and Roman teachings with the radical new teachings of Christ and St. Paul, Christianity helped to cultivate the cardinal ideas of dignity, equality, liberty and democracy that ground the modern human rights paradigm. Christianity also helped shape the law of public, private, penal, and procedural rights that
Russian Orthodoxy and Secularism
Language: en
Pages: 82
Authors: Kristina Stoeckl
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-07-20 - Publisher: BRILL

In Russian Orthodoxy and Secularism, Kristina Stoeckl surveys the ways in which the Russian Orthodox Church has negotiated its relationship with the secular state, with other religions, and with Western modernity from its beginnings until the present.
International Law and Religion
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: Martti Koskenniemi, Mónica García-Salmones Rovira, Paolo Amorosa
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-08-11 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This books maps out the territory of international law and religion challenging received traditions in fundamental aspects. On the one hand, the connection of international law and religion has been little explored. On the other, most of current research on international legal thought presents international law as the very victory