ERIC Number: ED164309
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978-Feb-8
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A Compendium of Information on the Theory of Evolution and the Evolution-Creationism Controversy.
Lightner, Jerry P.
Presented are 15 papers on the theory of evolution and the evolution-creationism equal-time controversy. The papers can be divided into three categories: (1) a set of papers dealing with legal or constitutional considerations; (2) a group of resolutions, official positions, and personal viewpoints; and (3) several semi-technical articles. Included are an article on the Tennessee "Genesis Law," a statement affirming evolution as a principle of science by the American Humanist Association, a presentation of papers at a California Board of Education hearing of religious leaders' views on the theory of evolution, and others. (BB)
Descriptors: Biology, Creationism, Educational Policy, Evolution, Instruction, Opinions, Political Issues, Politics, Religion, Religious Education, Science Education, Science Education History
National Association of Biology Teachers, 11250 Roger Bacon Dr., Reston, VA 22090 ($3.00 single copy; $2.00 five or more)
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Authoring Institution: National Association of Biology Teachers, Washington, DC.