THE ESSENCE OF FREEDOM OF CONSCIENCE AND OF RELIGIOUS BELIEFS

Vitali Vitaliyovych Novikov


The paper examines questions relevant to the issues of freedom, conscience, freedom of conscience, religion, and religious beliefs, in the context of Ukrainian legislation. The author aims to defines these notions and analyzes the existing provisions pertaining to them, underlying the insuffient elaboration of those is legal doctrine.


Keywords
freedom of conscience, religious beliefs, freedom of religious beliefs, religion, free will