TITLE

Political Minorities and the Right to Tolerance: The Development of a Right to Conscientious

AUTHOR(S)
de Sousa e Brito, Jose
PUB. DATE
June 1999
SOURCE
Brigham Young University Law Review;1999, Vol. 1999 Issue 2, p607
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the development of a right to conscientious objection in constitutional law in relation to political minorities and the right to tolerance. Explanation on the proper method of comparative constitutional law; Discussion on the general right to conscientious objection to military service; Exploration on the possibility of a right to conscientious objection to substitute duty.
ACCESSION #
2105066

 

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