Maliutina I.P. The phenomenon of relationships between law, religion and politics against the state building process of the 17th–18th cent.: an attempt at reconstruction
The article considers the phenomenon of relationship between religion, politics and law, being revealed through the state building process of the 17th — 18th cent. The key trend of its development resolved into the strong predominance of politics over religion, which had resulted in the inevitable loss of the Ukrainian identity, first religious and later on political.
Keywords: state building, religion, politics, law, mentality, national phenomenon.