TITLE

Religious Pluralism, Cultural Differences, and Social Stability in Nigeria

AUTHOR(S)
Uzoma, Rose C.
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
Brigham Young University Law Review;2004, Vol. 2004 Issue 2, p651
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the problems of religious pluralism, religious and cultural differences and social instability in Nigeria. Impact of the advent of Islam and Christianity in Nigeria; Relationship of church and state in the country; Conflicts between Christianity, Islam and indigenous beliefs; Introduction of Shari'a criminal law in 1999; Effect of religious pluralism on Nigeria's national cohesion and social stability.
ACCESSION #
14266550

 

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