Conscientious Objection and Human Rights: a Systematic Analysis

A Systematic Analysis

Author: Grégor Puppinck

Publisher: BRILL

ISBN: 9004341609

Category: Political Science

Page: 84

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This study clarifies to which extent it is legitimate, in view of freedom of conscience and religion, to sanction individuals for refusing to take part in an activity they claim to be incompatible with their moral or religious convictions.
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Healthcare as a Human Rights Issue

Normative Profile, Conflicts and Implementation

Author: Sabine Klotz,Heiner Bielefeldt,Martina Schmidhuber,Andreas Frewer

Publisher: transcript Verlag

ISBN: 3839440548

Category: Social Science

Page: 426

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This book deals with various facets of the human right to health: its normative profile as a universal right, current political and legal conflicts and contextualized implementation in different healthcare systems. The authors come from different countries and disciplines - law, political science, ethics, medicine etc. - and bring together a broad variety of academic and practical perspectives. The volume contains selected contributions of the international conference "The Right to Health - an Empty Promise?" held in September 2015 in Berlin and organized by the Emerging Field Initiative Project "Human Rights in Healthcare" (University of Erlangen-Nürnberg).
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State–Religion Relationships and Human Rights Law

Towards a Right to Religiously Neutral Governance

Author: Jeroen Temperman

Publisher: BRILL

ISBN: 9004181490

Category: Political Science

Page: 440

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This book presents a human rights-based assessment of the various modes of state–religion identification and of the various forms of state practice that surround and characterize these different state–religion models. This book makes a case for the recognition of a state duty to remain impartial with respect to religion or belief in all regards so as to comply with people’s fundamental right to be governed, at all times, in a religiously neutral manner.
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