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Published: 19 January 2021

480 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198818632

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Religion, Law, and Democracy

Selected Writings

Ernst-Wolfgang Böckenförde
Edited by Mirjam Künkler and Tine Stein

Oxford Constitutional Theory

  • Introduces Böckenförde's work on religion and its relation to democracy and secular law
  • Contextualizes Böckenförde's work on law, religion, and democracy through detailed introductions and editors' commentary presenting Böckenförde as a social democrat, a political liberal, and a Catholic reformer
  • Offers insight into Böckenförde's reflections on his religious commitments whilst serving as a judge on the Federal Constitutional Court of Germany