Religion and Secular State in Sweden
2015 (English)In: Religion and the Secular State: National Reports prepared on the occasion of the 18th Congress of the International Academy of Comparative Law. Final edition / [ed] J. Martínez-Torron, W. Cole Durham Jr & D.T. Thayer, Madrid: Universidad de Complutense , 2015Chapter in book (Other academic)
This contribution summarizes the inter-relationship between law and religion in Sweden, from a legal and societal point of view, starting from the Reformation in the 1500s until present day. Special emphasis is given to the Church-State relationship in Sweden, and to what characterizes the secular and secularism from a legal point of view.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Madrid: Universidad de Complutense , 2015.
Law and religion, secularization, State and Religion, Church of Sweden and Law
Research subject Civil Law; Constitutional Law; Legal History and Sociology of Law
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-319924OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-319924DiVA: diva2:1088041
ProjectsThe Impact of Religion: Challenges for Society, Law and Democracy
FunderSwedish Research Council