RELIGION AND RELATIONS BETWEEN GENDERS
Contemporary world rests on an idea of an inalienable equality regardless of one’s faith, ethnicity or race. An important factor that impacts such inalienable equality is religion. Religions have a well developed view of the world and society that includes detailed arrangements between genders. In some religions, the legal social construct is very much related to the theology. These religions demand that the rules of familial relations acquire the power of positive rights. It is through these channels that religious tradition and practice become part of a legal structure in some parts of the world. The consequences are felt on the social and political relations between genders as well as on relations between religions in those societies.
Women & Law in India,Oxford University Press,New Delhi,2004
Chenyang Li (Editor)Sage and the Second Sex: Confucianism, Ethics and Gender, Open Court Publishing Company, 2000.
Karen Armstrong, “The Gospel According to Woman: Christianity’s creation of the sex war in the west,” Elm Tree Books, (1986)
2007 The New York Times Almnac,The Almanac of Records,pp.496
Alexis de Tocqueville, On democracy in America, Zoran Stanojevic editions, Sremski Karlovci, Novi Sad, 2002.
Miroljub Jevtic,The Function of the President and Religion within Political System of USA, Politics and Religion Journal, Volume I no. 2, 2007.
Copyright (c) 2017 Miroljub Jevtić
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.