Debating Religious Liberty and Discrimination

Debating Religious Liberty and Discrimination

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ISBN-13: 9780190603076
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 06/01/2017
Pages: 352
Sales rank: 793,689
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.10(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

John Corvino, Ph.D. is Professor and Chair of the Philosophy Department at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. He is the co-author (with Maggie Gallagher) of Debating Same-Sex Marriage (June 2012) and the author of What's Wrong with Homosexuality? (January 2013), both from Oxford University Press.

Ryan T. Anderson, Ph.D., is William E. Simon Senior Research Fellow at The Heritage Foundation. He is author of Truth Overruled: The Future of Marriage and Religious Freedom (Regnery, 2015), co-author of What Is Marriage? Man and Woman: A Defense (Encounter, 2012) and co-editor of A Liberalism Safe for Catholicism (University of Notre Dame Press, 2017).

Sherif Girgis, J.D., is a Ph.D. candidate in philosophy at Princeton and lead author (with Ryan T. Anderson and Robert P. George) of What Is Marriage? Man and Woman: A Defense (Encounter Books, 2012). He earned a law degree from Yale and a B.Phil. (M.Phil.) in philosophy from Oxford as a Rhodes Scholar.

Table of Contents

Section I. Introduction: New Challenges, Old Questions
Ryan T. Anderson, John Corvino, and Sherif Girgis

Section II. Religious Liberty, Not Religious Privilege
John Corvino

1. Religious Liberty and Religious Privilege: Some Context
2. The Trouble with Today's Religious Exemptions
3. Why Religious Exemptions?
4. Discrimination and the Law
5. Bigotry and Social Pressure
6. Conclusion

Section III. Against the New Puritanism: Empowering All, Encumbering None
Ryan T. Anderson and Sherif Girgis

1. Public Policy after Same-Sex Marriage
2. Ethics and Politics
3. Religion and Conscience, Civil Society and Pluralism
4. Our First Freedom at Work
5. Dignity, Discrimination, and Coercion
6. Antidiscrimination Laws
7. Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Laws: A Challenge to Supporters

Section IV. Reply to Anderson and Girgis
John Corvino

1. Moral and Religious Integrity
2. Limited Government versus Exemptions from Laws
3. Sexual-Orientation and Gender-Identity Discrimination


Section V. Reply to Corvino
Ryan T. Anderson and Sherif Girgis

1. Legislation and Exemptions
2. Discrimination
3. Integrity

Acknowledgments
Notes
Bibliography
Index
About the Authors

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