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Turning Point: Constitutional Law: Religion Clause

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Edition: 2nd ed., 2009
Author(s): Conkle


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This Turning Point: Constitutional Law: Religion Clauses law school study aid analyzes the Religion Clauses of the U.S. Constitution, providing a theoretical and conceptual framework for understanding and evaluating the components of the Supreme Court’s constitutional doctrine. The Court has been influenced by a variety of embedded and evolving constitutional values, such as religious voluntarism, respecting religious identity, religious equality, promoting a religiously inclusive political community, protecting government from improper religious involvement, protecting religion from government, protecting the autonomy of religious institutions, and preserving traditional governmental practices. The author uses these values to explain and evaluate all of the major facets of the Court’s constitutional doctrine.

Table of Contents includes:
The Original Understanding;
Embedded and Evolving Constitutional Values;
Interpreting the Religion Clauses: Doctrinal Fundamentals;
Interpreting the Free Exercise Clause;
Interpreting the Establishment Clause;
Concluding Observations and a Glance to the Future.


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Format Paperback
Author Conkle
ISBN 9781599413419
Edition 2nd ed., 2009
Publisher West