ERIC Number: ED374062
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
Resource Book for Teachers for Use With, "...Into Your Hands His Life and Liberty..." A Collection of Significant Cases from the Rhode Island Courts.
Leonard, Donald E.; Mattson, John O., Ed.
Designed for use with the student text, "Into Your Hands His Life and Liberty. A Collection of Significant Cases from the Rhode Island Courts," this teachers' guide presents activities, lesson strategies, related activities, court decisions, and additional questions. The cases, dating from Roger Williams to the 1970s, examine religious freedom, personal freedom, treason, robbery, murder, and drug possession. A Rhode Island legal time line, a listing of further resources and places, and reminiscences from the Rhode Island Bar Association conclude the guide. (RJC)
Descriptors: Citizenship Education, Civics, Civil Liberties, Civil Rights, Constitutional Law, Court Litigation, Criminal Law, Due Process, Higher Education, Instructional Materials, Law Related Education, Resource Materials, Resource Units, Secondary Education, Social Studies
Ocean State Center for Law and Citizen Education, 22 Hayes Street, Room B-15, Providence, RI 02908.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Rhode Island Bar Association, Providence.
Authoring Institution: Ocean State Center for Law & Citizen Education, Providence, RI.
Identifiers: Rhode Island
Note: For related materials, see SO 024 491-493.