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Ravitch, Frank S., 1966-
School prayer and discrimination : the civil rights of religious minorities and dissenters / Frank S. Ravitch
Boston : Northeastern University Press, 1999
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 CEHHS Curriculum Knowledge Center, Rm 265  CL 344.73 RAV    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Prayer in the public schools -- Law and legislation -- United States
Religious minorities -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States
Freedom of religion -- United States
Physical Description xiii, 273 p. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-263) and index
Contents From riots to harassment -- The Christian right and the public schools -- The current legal status of public school religious exercises -- The social context -- Where do we go from here? -- The utility of antidiscrimination law -- The limitations of using the Constitution -- A model for protecting religious minorities and dissenters -- The proposed statute and the free speech and free exercise clauses -- Can existing law help? -- Somebody make it stop
Series CEHHS Curriculum Knowledge Center

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