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ERIC Number: EJ360711
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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The Evolution of Parental Rights in Education.
Journal of Law and Education, v16 n3 p339-49 Sum 1987
Reviews history of the rights of parents to control the education of their children from colonial times to present (includes the development of case law). English and American common law recognizes parents' natural right to control their children's education. Concludes that, as long as academic standards are satisfied, a child's education should be the matter of parental discretion. (MD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
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Language: English
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