The Lustre Of Our Country

Author: John T. Noonan
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520224914
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The Lustre of Our Country demonstrates how the idea of religious freedom is central to the American experience and to American influence on religion around the world.

The Lustre Of Our Country

Author: John T. Noonan Jr.
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520925526
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Throughout the book, Noonan shows how the free exercise of religion led to profound changes in American law—he discusses abolition, temperance, and civil rights—and how the legal notion of religious liberty influenced revolutionary ...

The Lustre Of Our Country

Author: John Thomas Noonan
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520209978
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It explores the very roots of the notions of freedom which underlie a constitutional democracy. . . . This is a great work, grounded in vast learning and love of the principles of law, reason, and religion.

Narrowing The Nation S Power

Author: John T. Noonan
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520240685
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The law professor exposes the Supreme Court's systematic unraveling of Federal power since the Reagan administration, revealing its role in transfering power to the states. (Politics & Government)

Persons And Masks Of The Law

Author: John Thomas Noonan
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520235236
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The stories of the litigations at three different periods of our history provide a powerful analysis of American law.

The Myth Of American Religious Freedom

Author: David Sehat
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199793112
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In The Myth of American Religious Freedom, Sehat provides an eye-opening history of religion in public life, overturning our most cherished myths.

Bribes

Author: John Thomas Noonan
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520061545
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Traces the history of bribery from ancient Egypt to ABSCAM, examines changing perceptions of bribery, and discusses the legal, ethical and religious injunctions against bribes

Change In Official Catholic Moral Teachings

Author: Charles E. Curran
Publisher: Paulist Press
ISBN: 9780809141340
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This volume brings together previously published studies presenting the spectrum of opinion on the change in official Catholic moral teachings.

The Mormon Question

Author: Sarah Barringer Gordon
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN: 0807875260
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From the Mormon Church's public announcement of its sanction of polygamy in 1852 until its formal decision to abandon the practice in 1890, people on both sides of the "Mormon question" debated central questions of constitutional law.