Religion in Public Life: ME 1999

Concept Papers

A number of academics were approached before the conference to write papers which would identify important conceptual issues around the major themes of the ME99. These were in turn circulated to delegates to the academic conference in September 1998. An analysis of this conference, along with the papers here, may be found in the document, "Constructing a language of religion in public life".

Law, constitution and religious organizations/choosing a human rights language

Religious discourse and public discourse

Religious plurality and identity in civil society

Interpreting corporate language and practice

Citizenship of marginal/subjugated discourse

Black theology as public discourse

Religion, gender and public discourse

Reconstructing a civic moral fibre