ERIC Number: EJ425011
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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The Religion Clauses.
Urofsky, Melvin I.
OAH Magazine of History, v5 n1 p20-24 Sum 1990
Observes the U.S. Supreme Court rulings on religion have been fairly consistent, but controversies arise from judicial interpretations of the Constitution's religious clauses. Traces history and development of major court decisions and religious issue rulings for both the Establishment and Free Exercise clauses. States religion in public schools continues as persistent problem. (NL)
Descriptors: Constitutional History, Controversial Issues (Course Content), Elementary Secondary Education, History Instruction, Public Schools, Religion, Religious Conflict, Religious Discrimination, Religious Factors, School Law, School Policy, State Church Separation, United States Government (Course), United States History
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Historical Materials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Bill of Rights; Establishment Clause; First Amendment; United States Constitution