Adapting to Religious Diversity: Legal Protection of Religious Preference in State-Funded Schools in England: Legal Protection of Religious Preference in State-Funded Schools in England

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Abstract

This chapter looks at the legally protected position of religion in the state schools system in England, both under education legislation and the Human Rights Act 1998. It focuses on schools and the condition of admissions to them, religion within schools (in terms of the curriculum) and personal religious freedom (with particular reference to school uniform and religious symbols and discipline).

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationInternational Perspectives on Education, Religion and Law
Place of PublicationNew York (US) and Abingdon (UK)
PublisherRoutledge
Pages134-154
Number of pages21
Edition1
ISBN (Print)978-0-415-84147-4
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2014

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