Sharia in the West? Religious Legal Systems in American and Other Democracies with John Witte, Jr.

7/25/2011; 57 minutes

John Witte, Jr., Director, Center for the Study of Law and Religion, Emory University, explores a new issue of religious freedom and family law that is now confronting many Western democracies: to what extent may Islamic and other religious communities have the freedom to develop their own internal religious laws to govern the sex, marriage, and family lives of their voluntary faithful. (#21039)

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