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Law and Religion – the First Amendment and the Problems of Alienation
Orange County Lawyer (2010)
  • Lorin C. Geitner, Chapman University
Abstract

A survey of the different patterns of the relationship between of law to religion (and vice versa) in the course of world history, in order to provide historical and legal context and argue for the notion that the United States, truly, a secular society, but rather a religiously pluralistic one.

Keywords
  • theocracy,
  • religious pluralism,
  • atheistic state,
  • secular state,
  • state pluralism,
  • Establishment Clause,
  • Free Exercise Clause
Publication Date
2010
Citation Information
Lorin C. Geitner. "Law and Religion – the First Amendment and the Problems of Alienation" Orange County Lawyer (2010)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/lorin_geitner/6/