4 The Price of Freedom Denied: Religious Persecution and Conflict in the 21st Century.

Author:Rhodes, Fred
Position::Brief article - Book review
 
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4 THE PRICE OF FREEDOM DENIED

Religious Persecution and Conflict in

the 21st Century

By Brian J. Grim and Roger Finke

Published by Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9780521146838

Price 16.99 [pounds sterling] paperback

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Brian Grim and Roger Finke demonstrate that ensuring religious freedom for all reduces violent religious persecution and conflict. Others have suggested that restrictions on religion are necessary to maintain order or preserve a peaceful religious homogeneity. The co-authors show that restricting religious freedoms...

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