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A debate on the public role of religion and its social and gender implications

JosГ© Casanova

A debate on the public role of religion and its social and gender implications

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Published by United Nations Research Institute for Social Development in Geneva .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion,
  • Religion and politics,
  • Religion and sociology,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcontributors José Casanova, Anne Phillips
    SeriesGender and development paper -- no. 5
    ContributionsPhillips, Anne, United Nations Research Institute for Social Development
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL60 .C3748 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 58 p. ;
    Number of Pages58
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25156108M
    LC Control Number2010369299
    OCLC/WorldCa505154849

    incompatibilities between democracy, human rights and gender equality, on the one hand, and a world in which religion plays an active role in public affairs, on the other. Others ask whether it is useful to see religion as the nemesis of gender equality, and secularism as the precondition for it. Questioning the opposition between a.


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A debate on the public role of religion and its social and gender implications by JosГ© Casanova Download PDF EPUB FB2

Considers a public role for religion to be compatible with democracy and gender equality in the context of a vibrant civil society where religious actors engage in open public debate on a range of common public concerns and by:   In view of the public visibility of religious forces and A debate on the public role of religion and its social and gender implications book contested implications for women’s rights, it seems critical to examine the different manners in which politics and religion interface across diverse historical and national contexts, their effects on gender inequality, and how women as actors, engage in this arena to contest or reinforce patriarchal social norms.

Get this from a library. A debate on the public role of religion and its social and gender implications. [José Casanova; Anne Phillips; United Nations Research Institute for Social Development.] -- "The present publication features a debate between two leading thinkers, José Casanova and Anne Phillips - on the relation between religion, politics and gender equality."--Foreword.

A Debate on the Public Role of Religion and its Social and A debate on the public role of religion and its social and gender implications book Implications. The largest minority of the world i.e. women still struggles for their basic rights and denial is justified through various religious and political processes.

A Debate on the Public Role of Religion and its Social and Gender Implications. Yet religions can and do threaten gender equality, and particularly so when their authority over their members is enhanced by a formal or informal role in the political system. The essay argues that Casanova does not engage sufficiently with the severity of this issue.

Phillips, Anne and Casanova, Jose () A debate on the public role of religion and its social and gender implications. Gender and development programme papers (PP-GD-5). United Nations Research Institute for Social Development (UNRISD), Geneva, Switzerland. Another study done on occupational gender roles gives females the nurturing, caring, and sensitive roles, and gives to men decisive, cold, and “tough” roles.

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