ERIC Number: EJ590467
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Aping Humanity--Scopes: A Tale of Two Titans of Law.
Larson, Edward J.
Update on Law-Related Education, v23 n1 p11-13 Win 1999
Describes the John Scopes case of 1925 in which he was tried and convicted for teaching evolution. Gives background on the two famous attorneys for the case: William Jennings Bryan and Clarence Darrow. Explains that the case turned into a media sensation because of the profound issues and oratory skills of the attorneys. (CMK)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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