ERIC Number: ED342716
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
The Bill of Rights--Our Common Compact: First Principles and Lasting Values. Conference Report of the Jennings Randolph Forum for the Advancement of Citizenship (10th, Chevy Chase, Maryland, May 1-3, 1991).
Council for the Advancement of Citizenship, Washington, DC.
Dedicated to discussing the Bill of Rights of the U.S. Constitution, this conference report presents the texts of six speeches. The presentations include: "Return to First Principles: The Philosophical and Historical Roots of the Bill of Rights" (A. E. Dick Howard); "How Do We Deal with First Principles?" (Herbert Atherton); "History, Philosophy, and Contemporary Issues of the Bill of Rights" (John Patrick, Jean Otto, Charles Haynes); "Contemporary First Amendment Issues" (Os Guinness); "Educating for Our Common Compact" (R. Freeman Butts); and "Lasting Values: A Catalyst for Global Change" (an edited version of Rita Klimova's speech, and comments by reactors Julia Klimova and Andy Smith). (DB)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation, Pittsburgh, PA.; Close Up Foundation, Arlington, VA.; United States Inst. of Peace, Washington, DC.; Pew Charitable Trusts, Philadelphia, PA.; Charles F. Kettering Foundation, Dayton, OH.
Authoring Institution: Council for the Advancement of Citizenship, Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Bill of Rights; United States Constitution