ERIC Number: EJ201679
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1978-May
God, Galileo, and Government: Toward Constitutional Protection for Scientific Inquiry.
Delgado, Richard; Millen, David R.
Washington Law Review, v53 n3 p349-404 May 1978
The issue of whether scientific research is included within the system of protected expression afforded by the first amendment is addressed. Examined is the applicability of constitutional doctrine to state action to prohibit, burden, or decline to fund research because the area of inquiry itself is considered inappropriate or suspect. (AF)
Descriptors: Academic Freedom, Constitutional Law, Court Doctrine, Equal Protection, Government Role, Government School Relationship, Higher Education, Legal Responsibility, Moral Values, Opinions, Research Criteria, Research Problems, Researchers, Scientific Research, State Action, State Aid, State Government, State Standards
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A