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The Resource Summer for the Gods : the Scopes trial and America's continuing debate over science and religion, Edward J. Larson

Summer for the Gods : the Scopes trial and America's continuing debate over science and religion, Edward J. Larson

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Summer for the Gods : the Scopes trial and America's continuing debate over science and religion
Title
Summer for the Gods
Title remainder
the Scopes trial and America's continuing debate over science and religion
Statement of responsibility
Edward J. Larson
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Draws from new archival material, as well as historical and legal analysis to examine the many facets of the Scopes trial of 1925 in which the American Civil Liberties Union challenged a controversial Tennessee law banning the teaching of evolution in public schools, and considers the impact of that trial on the continuing debate between religion and science
Awards note
Pulitzer Prize, History, 1998.
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Larson, Edward J.
Dewey number
345.73/0288
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
KF224.S3
LC item number
L37 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Scopes, John Thomas
  • Scopes, John Thomas
  • Scopes, John Thomas
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Evolution
  • Évolution
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • United States
  • Creationisme
  • Controversen
  • Geloof en wetenschap
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Summer for the Gods : the Scopes trial and America's continuing debate over science and religion, Edward J. Larson
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-305) and index
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volume
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  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I. Before ... -- 1. Digging up controversy -- 2. Government by the people -- 3. In defense of individual liberty -- pt. II. ... during ... -- 4. Choosing sides -- 5. Jockeying for position -- 6. Preliminary rounds -- 7. The trial of the century -- pt. III. ... and after -- 8. The end of an era -- 9. Retelling the tale -- 10. Distant echoes
Control code
ocm36430743
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 318 pages
Isbn
9780465075096
Lccn
97009648
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o36430743
  • (OCoLC)36430743
Label
Summer for the Gods : the Scopes trial and America's continuing debate over science and religion, Edward J. Larson
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-305) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I. Before ... -- 1. Digging up controversy -- 2. Government by the people -- 3. In defense of individual liberty -- pt. II. ... during ... -- 4. Choosing sides -- 5. Jockeying for position -- 6. Preliminary rounds -- 7. The trial of the century -- pt. III. ... and after -- 8. The end of an era -- 9. Retelling the tale -- 10. Distant echoes
Control code
ocm36430743
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 318 pages
Isbn
9780465075096
Lccn
97009648
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o36430743
  • (OCoLC)36430743

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