PROTECTING RELIGION THROUGH STATUTE: THE MIXED CASE OF THE UNITED STATES

@article{Wexler2007PROTECTINGRT,
  title={PROTECTING RELIGION THROUGH STATUTE: THE MIXED CASE OF THE UNITED STATES},
  author={J. Wexler},
  journal={The Review of Faith \& International Affairs},
  year={2007},
  volume={5},
  pages={17 - 25}
}
  • J. Wexler
  • Published 2007
  • Sociology
  • The Review of Faith & International Affairs
Abstract Various legislatures of the United States and those of other countries with transitional legal systems have much to learn from U.S. Congress's mixed record of protecting religious freedom through statute. While legal systems and religious culture differ tremendously worldwide, some general lessons transcend these variances. In this context, the successes and failures of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, or RFRA, (1993) and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act (1964) are analyzed… Expand