The Supreme Court on Church and State by Robert S. AlleyThe Supreme Court on Church and State by Robert S. Alley

The Supreme Court on Church and State

byRobert S. Alley

Paperback | April 30, 1999

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In revising and updating Joseph Tussman's The Supreme Court on Church and State, Robert Alley has collected the major Supreme Court decisions on the separation of church and state to provide a comprehensive and non-partisan guide to the Court's opinions. Cases are presented in their entirety,with many essential dissenting opinions, and cover a representative sample of significant issues. With a historical introduction and a chart of Supreme Court Justices's votes, this book is an important reference on a timely subject.
Robert S. Alley is at University of Richmond.
Title:The Supreme Court on Church and StateFormat:PaperbackDimensions:464 pages, 5.51 × 8.19 × 1.18 inPublished:April 30, 1999Publisher:Oxford University Press

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ISBN - 10:0195050290

ISBN - 13:9780195050295

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This collection of Supreme Court cases on the principle of religious freedom is a comprehensive, nonpartisan guide to the Court's opinions on this controversial subject. Most cases are presented in their entirety, accompanied by essential dissenting opinions, and covering the full range of establishment and free exercise questions. An introduction provides essential background on the history of the First Amendment. The current national dialogue concerning "" Original Intent"" and non-preferentialism is examined.

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"I used Tussman until it went out of print. I'm delighted to see it back [and] expanded."--Dennis L. Thompson, Brigham Young University