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dc.contributor.authorEvans, C
dc.date.accessioned2019-10-30T04:51:24Z
dc.date.available2019-10-30T04:51:24Z
dc.date.issued2010
dc.identifier.issn0748-0814
dc.identifier.doi10.1017/S0748081400000990
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10072/388771
dc.description.abstractArticle 9 of the European Convention on Human Rights, which protects religious freedom, looked for many decades as though it was going to be effectively a dead letter. The European Court of Human Rights (“the Court”) did not find a violation of Article 9 until the case of Kokkinakis v. Greece which was decided only seventeen years ago, in 1993. Even after that seminal decision, religious freedom cases were still relatively rare for several years; in 2001, there had been fewer than thirty Court cases on Article 9. However, in the last decade the case law has expanded significantly; and from 2001 to 2010 there have been more than sixty additional cases. Thus, in a relatively short period, the Court has been pushed to develop a jurisprudence of religious freedom to deal with increasingly complex and controversial cases. As the case law has multiplied and the issues have diversified, however, it has become clear that the Court has not yet developed a sufficiently coherent and principled approach to this area. So far, its approach has proved of very limited utility to individuals making claims of religious freedom.
dc.description.peerreviewedYes
dc.languageEnglish
dc.language.isoeng
dc.publisherCambridge University Press
dc.publisher.placeUnited States
dc.relation.ispartofpagefrom321
dc.relation.ispartofpageto343
dc.relation.ispartofissue1
dc.relation.ispartofjournalJournal of Law and Religion
dc.relation.ispartofvolume26
dc.subject.fieldofresearchReligion and Religious Studies
dc.subject.fieldofresearchLaw
dc.subject.fieldofresearchcode2204
dc.subject.fieldofresearchcode1801
dc.titleIndividual and group religious freedom in the european court of human rights: Cracks in the intellectual architecture
dc.typeJournal article
dc.type.descriptionC1 - Articles
dcterms.bibliographicCitationEvans, C, Individual and group religious freedom in the european court of human rights: Cracks in the intellectual architecture, Journal of Law and Religion, 2010, 26 (1), pp. 321-343
dc.date.updated2019-10-29T00:39:56Z
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gro.griffith.authorEvans, Carolyn


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