Threats to Civil Liberties: Religion, 1st Edition

  • John Allen
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  • ISBN-10: 1682824543
  • ISBN-13: 9781682824542
  • DDC: 322
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released July 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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There are deep divisions among Americans today regarding the definition of religious liberty and the government’s proper role in protecting civil rights related to religion. Questions of religious liberty arise in many areas of daily life, from health care to sexual orientation. This book helps teen readers understand what the issues are, how they have come about, what actions are being taken to address the concerns, and why some of those actions are controversial.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
About the Author.
Copyright Page.
Introduction: Deep Divisions on Religious Freedom.
1: The Wall of Separation.
2: Protecting Women's Health.
3: Same-Sex Marriage and Religious Objections.
4: Political Advocacy from the Pulpit.
5: Religion in the Classroom.
Source Notes.
Organizations and Websites.
For Further Research.