No Person Shall Bee Any Wise Molested:
Religious Freedom, Cultural Conflict, and the Moral Role of the State
A conference planned for October 3 - 6, 2013, in Newport and Providence, Rhode
Island, organized by the Newport Historical Society, the Pell Center for International Relations and Public Policy, Salve Regina University, the George Washington
Institute for Religious Freedom, the John Carter Brown Library, and Brown
University, and the Rhode Island Historical Society to mark the 350th anniversary of the 1663 Rhode Island Charter.
What is religious toleration? What are its functions, effects, and limits in society? How has it manifested (or not) around the world in human history?