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dc.contributor.authorHewitt, A.en
dc.date.issued2007en
dc.identifier.citationQueensland University of Technology Law and Justice Journal, 2007; 7(1):57-70en
dc.identifier.issn1445-6230en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/2440/44554-
dc.descriptionCopyright © 2007 Queensland University of Technologyen
dc.description.abstractAmendments to the Equal Opportunity Act 1984 (SA) have been proposed which would introduce a new prohibition on discrimination on the ground of religious appearance and dress in the state. However, there remains no prohibition on discrimination based on religious belief or practice. This paper examines the reasons for this curious state of affairs, and considers its consequences for religious groups in South Australia. The legislation regarding religious discrimination in other jurisdictions is considered, as are alternative means that members of religious groups in South Australia may seek protection from discrimination against them. In particular, the link between the characteristics of religion and race are considered, and the different protections offered to religious and racial groups under anti-discrimination legislation is analysed.en
dc.description.statementofresponsibilityAnne Hewitten
dc.description.urihttp://www.law.qut.edu.au/ljj/en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherQueensland University of Technology, Faculty of Lawen
dc.source.urihttp://www.law.qut.edu.au/ljj/editions/v7n1/pdf/5_InconsistenciesinSAdiscriminationlaws.pdfen
dc.subjectequal opportunity act (SA); discrimination; legislation; religious tolerance; racial discrimination; religious discriminationen
dc.title'It's not because you wear hijab, it's because you're a Muslim' - Inconsistencies in South Australia's discrimination lawsen
dc.typeJournal articleen
dc.identifier.rmid0020073807en
dc.identifier.pubid46790-
pubs.library.collectionLaw publicationsen
pubs.verification-statusVerifieden
pubs.publication-statusPublisheden
dc.identifier.orcidHewitt, A. [0000-0003-1227-137X]en
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