Days of Rest in Multicultural Societies: Private, Public, Separate?

N. Perez, Ruth Gavizon

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The essay looks at the significance of choosing days of rest in multicultural societies, and the difficulties that relate to this choice in a shared public space. Respect for cultures may demand a deviation from the liberal ideal of integration. In addition, the relationships between cultures and religious heritages and freedom of and from religion are explored.
Original languageAmerican English
Title of host publicationLaw and Religion in Theoretical and Historical Context
EditorsPeter Cane, Carolyn Evans, Zoe Robinson
PublisherCambridge University Press
StatePublished - 2008


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