By Marco Ventura
"As Marco Ventura good is aware, the speculation and alertness of legislation is a mirrored image of society's evolution. this is often very true within the English-speaking international the place case legislations is all-important. within the commonwealth nations he has studied, society has grown progressively extra multicultural and multireligious, with a gloriously diversified and unpredictable set of outcomes for the perform of legislations. throughout the prism of legislation, he has won a few interesting insights into the deeper social and cultural developments at paintings in a globalizing world."
--Bruce Clark, author on non secular affairs, The Economist
"Religion has develop into an more and more significant component within the glossy international order. Marco Ventura reveals new how you can clutch the character of this shift. He appears to be like on the complicated strategy of legislations and law-making in terms of those 'explosive Gods' in 3 very diversified areas: Britain, India, and South Africa. the net of connections that emerges advantages the widest attainable attention."
--Grace Davie, Professor of Sociology, collage of Exeter
Marco Ventura is Professor of legislations and faith on the Catholic college of Leuven in Belgium, and on the collage of Siena in Italy. he's additionally affiliate member of the Centre on Society, legislations and faith of Strasbourg, France.
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From Your Gods to Our Gods: A History of Religion in Indian, South African, and British Courts by Marco Ventura