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The Praeger handbook of religion and education in the United States

Author: James C Carper; Thomas C Hunt; Praeger (Westport, Conn.)
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Praeger Publishers, 2009.
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Ten Commandments displays, prayer at football games, Bible in the curriculum, vouchers for tuition at religious schools, Pledge of Allegiance, wall of separation between church and state, among other hot button issues at the intersection of religion and education, generate a great deal of heat, but often light is sorely lacking. The Praeger Handbook of Religion and Education in the United States provides a unique
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Praeger handbook of religion and education in the United States.
Westport, Conn. : Praeger Publishers, 2009
(OCoLC)657299938
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James C Carper; Thomas C Hunt; Praeger (Westport, Conn.)
ISBN: 9780275992279 0275992276 9780275992286 0275992284 9780275992293 0275992292
OCLC Number: 246888936
Notes: Volume 1 : A-L, Volume two : M-Z.
Description: 2 volumes (xiv, 560 pages) ; 26 cm
Contents: v. 1. A-L --
v. 2. M-Z.
Other Titles: Handbook of religion and education in the United States
Responsibility: edited by James C. Carper and Thomas C. Hunt.

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Suitable for those interested in the impact of religion on the origins, development, and current shape of the American educational landscape, this title covers the historical and current issues  Read more...

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