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Christianity in Nineteenth Century American Law
Faculty Publications and Presentations
  • Steven Alan Samson, Liberty University
Publication Date
3-1-1991
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Originally published in: Antithesis, II, 2 (March/April 1991): 23-29. Research done under a Wilbur Foundation grant.
Abstract
The religious underpinnings of American political and legal institutions have been duly noted by legal scholars, historians, judges, politicians, and clergymen alike. Church polities provided models not only for colonial civil governments but also for the present constitutional system.
Citation Information
Steven Alan Samson. "Christianity in Nineteenth Century American Law" (1991)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/steven_samson/9/