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Churches and Other Religious Organisations as Legal Persons


Author: Lars Friedner
Publisher: Peeters
Publication Place: Leuven
Pages: 228
ISBN: 9789042918580
Category: n\a


This book contains the contributions to the Conference “Churches and Other Religious Organisations as Legal Persons”, organised in 2005 by the European Consortium for Church and State Research. The contributions cover the conference subject in nearly all EU member states. Experts from the different countries have described the situation in their states. It contains an analysis of the legal status of churches and other religious organisations on a regional basis, Northern Europe, Western Europe, Southern Europe, and the “new” EU states.

Table of contents

- Preface; 
- Religious Communities as Legal Persons: an Introduction to the National Reports; 
- Religious Entities as Legal Persons in Eastern Europe, Northern Europe, Southern Europe, Western Europe; 
- National reports: Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom.