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Human rights and religious freedom

Joint Committee on Religious Liberty (Great Britain)

Human rights and religious freedom

statement issued by the Joint Committee on Religious Liberty (Great Britain).

by Joint Committee on Religious Liberty (Great Britain)

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Published by s.n.] in [London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Freedom of religion.

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    The Physical Object
    Pagination11, [1] p.
    Number of Pages11
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19338898M

      In , Christian Solidarity Worldwide, a Christian human rights non-governmental organisation which specializes in religious freedom, launched an in-depth report on the human rights abuses faced by individuals who leave Islam for another religion. The report is the product of a year long research project in six different countries. Freedom of Religion without a Bill of Rights: Australia's Peculiar Approach to Tackling Freedom of Religion and other Human Rights IssuesRenae Barker7. Conscience, Expression and the Commonwealth Constitution: The effect of s on the implied freedom of political communicationJoshua ForresterB.

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