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Published: 05 March 2015

264 Pages | 3 black and white


ISBN: 9780199348084

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The Varieties of Religious Repression

Why Governments Restrict Religion

Ani Sarkissian

  • Examines the global phenomenon of increasing non-violent restrictions on religion
  • Analyzes 101 countries from around the world, and sixteen case studies of countries from Asia, Africa, Europe, the Middle East, and South America over a twenty-year period
  • Offers a new way of understanding the similarities and differences of authoritarian regimes