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Section I. Religion, Sacrilege and Blasphemy in Australia
- Negotiating religious dialogue: A response to the recent increase of anti-Semitism in Australia (PDF, 144KB)
- Are we capable of offending God? Taking blasphemy seriously (PDF, 141KB)
- A flaw in the nation-building process: Negotiating the sacred in our multicultural society (PDF, 113KB)
- The paradox of Islam and the challenges of modernity (PDF, 130KB)
Section II. Sacrilege and the Sacred
- Stretching the sacred (PDF, 151KB)
- Sacralising the profane, profaning the sacred (PDF, 127KB)
- Is that a human skull? All in the name of art! (PDF, 156KB)
- The bourgeois sacred: Unveiling the ‘secular society’ (PDF, 114KB)
Section III. The State, Religion and Tolerance
- Sacrilege: From public crime to personal offence (PDF, 122KB)
- Expressions of religiosity and blasphemy in modern societies (PDF, 153KB)
- Negotiating the sacred in law: Regulation of gifts motivated by religious faith (PDF, 154KB)
- Negotiating a religious identity in modern Japan: The Christian experience (PDF, 185KB)
Section IV. The Future: Openness and Dogmatism
- ‘We already know what is good and just…’: Idolatry and the scalpel of suspicion (PDF, 121KB)
- The sacred and sacrilege—ethics not metaphysics (PDF, 180KB)
- Resolving disputes over Aboriginal sacred sites: Some experiences in the 1990s (PDF, 142KB)