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The state, law, and religion

pagan Rome

by Alan Watson

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Published by University of Georgia Press in Athens, Ga .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rome,
  • Rome.
    • Subjects:
    • Religion and law -- Rome,
    • Roman law,
    • Religion and state -- Rome,
    • Rome -- Religion

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementAlan Watson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKJA3060 .W37 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv 136 p. ;
      Number of Pages136
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1536334M
      ISBN 100820313874
      LC Control Number91014391

      A healthy state needs citizens who will struggle and fight to make the state strong and safe. Second, there is the "religion of the citizen," which is the official religion of the state, complete with dogmas and ceremonies. This religion combines the interests of church and state, teaching patriotism and a pious respect for the law. Get this from a library! Adjudicating Muslims: law, religion and the state in colonial India and post-colonial Pakistan. [Asad Ahmed].

      The Bill of Rights guarantees that the government can never deprive people in the U.S. of certain fundamental rights including the right to freedom of religion and to free speech and the due process of law. Many federal and state laws give us additional rights, too. The Bill of Rights applies to young people as well as adults. Explore our list of Religious Law Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership.

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