TITLE

THE BUSH ADMINISTRATION AND AMERICA'S INTERNATIONAL RELIGIOUS FREEDOM POLICY

AUTHOR(S)
Farr, Thomas F.; Saunders Jr., William L.
PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy;Summer2009, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p949
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks at the international religious freedom (IRF) policy under the administration of former U.S. President George W. Bush. The role of U.S. diplomacy on the reduction of religious persecution is discussed. It is emphasized that there were no attempts made to advance religious freedom as part of the democratic agenda of the Bush administration. It offers insights for the administration of incumbent President Barack Obama on making further progress related to the IRF policy.
ACCESSION #
43477271

 

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