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Author Solomon, Stephen D.
Title Ellery's protest [e-book] how one young man defied tradition & sparked the battle over school prayer / Stephen D. Solomon.
Publication Info. Ann Arbor : The University of Michigan Press, c2009. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2012)
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 414, [8] p. of plates :) ill. ;
Series UPCC book collections on Project MUSE.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 357-390) and index.
Contents Ellery's protest -- The making of a rebel -- Byse breaks the deadlock -- The sage and the upstart -- The colonists united church and state -- How religious diversity changed America -- Diversity forces religion from the schools -- Excessive religious zeal -- "Mr. Schempp, do you believe in the divinity of Christ?" -- Is the Bible sectarian? -- Why not recite the Navaho invocation to beauty? -- The race to the Supreme Court -- "Colored by our own experiences" -- Passion plays for all -- Back to Judge Biggs -- New York's "clay-footed pigeon" -- Fifty-one Buddhist children -- In chambers -- Days of Defiance -- Does Schempp have a future?
Note Description based on print version record.
Access Remote access limited to New York Society Library members with a username and password.
Subject Abington School District (Abington, Montgomery County, Pa.) -- Trials, litigation, etc.
Schempp, Ellery Frank, 1940- -- Trials, litigation, etc.
Schempp, Edward -- Trials, litigation, etc.
Church and state -- United States.
Prayer in the public schools -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Genre or Form Electronic books.
Added Author Project Muse.
ISBN 9780472033454 (pbk. : alk. paper)
047203345X (pbk. : alk. paper)