Part of the Comparative Studies of Political Agendas Series
Why do some countries have 'Culture Wars' over morality issues such as abortion and same-sex marriage while other countries hardly experience any conflict? This book argues that morality issues only generate major conflicts in political systems with a significant conflict between religious and secular parties.
|Publication date:||29th June 2012|
|Author:||Isabelle Engeli, Christoffer Green-Pedersen, Lars Thorup Larsen|
|Categories:||Ethical issues & debates, Comparative politics, Ethics & moral philosophy,|
ERIK ALBAEK Professor, University of Southern Denmark GERARD BREEMAN Assistant Professor of Public Administration, Wageningen University, the Netherlands LAURA CHAQUES Bonafont Professor, University of Barcelona and Research Fellow, Institut Barcelona d'Estudis Internacionals (IBEI), Spain ANNA M. PALAU Post-doctoral Researcher, University of Barcelona, Spain DONLEY T. STUDLAR Eberly Family Distinguished Professor of Political Science, West Virginia University, USA ARCO TIMMERMANS Research Director, Montesquieu Institute for comparative studies of parliamentary systems in the EU, the Hague, the Netherlands FREDERIC VARONE Professor of Political Science, University of Geneva, SwitzerlandMore About Isabelle Engeli, Christoffer Green-Pedersen, Lars Thorup Larsen