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Freedom of religion in the workplace

Campbell, Elizabeth

Freedom of religion in the workplace

legislative protection

by Campbell, Elizabeth

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Published by Industrial Relations Centre, Queen"s University in Kingston, Ont .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Religion in the workplace -- Law and legislation -- Canada.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 28).

      StatementElizabeth Campbell.
      SeriesCurrent issues series, Current issues series (Kingston, Ont.).
      ContributionsQueen"s University (Kingston, Ont.). Industrial Relations Centre.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKE3256.R44 C36 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 37 p. ;
      Number of Pages37
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1527866M
      ISBN 100888863624
      LC Control Number93218992

      In addition, human rights such as the right to human dignity, the right to freedom of expression and the right to freedom of association relate indirectly to the protection of religious freedom. The right to freedom of expression does not extend to hate speech based on various grounds including religion.   Given the author's conception of religion or belief, it is not surprising that she regards the autonomy and dignity of the individual as the essential justification for protecting freedom of religion, freedom from religious discrimination and some level of accommodation of religious practice. The importance of work in people's lives, the fact Author: Gwyneth Pitt.

        Freedom in the workplace can be the ability to keep non-traditional hours, work from home, take unlimited vacation days, exercise creativity in . The Workplace Religious Freedom Act was first proposed in , and has been introduced in Congress in subsequent years, but has not yet passed. The legislation was filed after a Supreme Court ruling that employers must make religious accommodations for workers when it does not interfere with the work and has minimum impact on the employer.

      Freedom of religion is a principle that supports the freedom of an individual or community, in public or private, to manifest religion or belief in teaching, practice, worship, and also includes the freedom to change one's religion or beliefs and to be absent of any religious beliefs.. Freedom of religion is considered by many people and most of the nations to be a fundamental. Our country is a society built on freedom. While all our freedoms are spectacular, I believe that the greatest of them is freedom of religion. As stated in the first Amendment to the United States Constitution, freedom of religion prevents our govenunent from forcing citizens to practice any single kind of religion. Thanks to this wonderful Amendment, all sorts of religious practices have.


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