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The Scopes "Monkey Trial", Anne Janette Johnson

Label
The Scopes "Monkey Trial"
Title
The Scopes "Monkey Trial"
Statement of responsibility
Anne Janette Johnson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Examines the famous Scopes "Monkey Trial" and the continuing debate over evolution and religion in American society. Features include narrative overview, biographical profiles, primary source documents, detailed chronology, and annotated sources for further study"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Johnson, Anne Janette
Dewey number
345.73/0288
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
KF224.S3
LC item number
J64 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Defining moments
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Scopes, John Thomas
  • Scopes, John Thomas
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Trials
  • Tennessee
Label
The Scopes "Monkey Trial", Anne Janette Johnson
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0619/2006026439.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-235) 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
Preface -- How to use this book -- NARRATIVE OVERVIEW -- Events leading up to the Scopes trial -- Two sides prepare for trial -- The Scopes trial begins -- Fireworks in the courtroom -- Bryan and Malone cross swords -- An historic duel, a verdict reached -- The battle continues -- Legacy of the Scopes "Monkey Trial" -- BIOGRAPHIES -- William Jennings Bryan -- Clarence Darrow -- Charles Darwin -- Arthur Garfield Hays -- Dudley Field Malone -- H.L. Mencken -- John T. Raulston -- John T. Scopes -- Tom Stewart -- PRIMARY SOURCES -- Bishop Ussher calculates the day that God created the world -- Charles Darwin explains his theory of human evolution -- Tennessee's 1925 statute prohibiting the teaching of evolution in public schools -- H.L. Mencken describes jury selection in Dayton -- H.L. Mencken sizes up the lawyers -- Bryan argues against testimony from defense "experts" -- Dudley Malone speaks on science, religion, and the quest for truth -- Darrow's cross-examination of Bryan -- Darrow asks the jury to return a "guilty" verdict -- Bryan's closing summation -- Scopes remembers the Monkey Trial : forty years later -- Tennessee repeals the Butler Act -- Introducing "Intelligent design" in Dover, Pennsylvania -- Judge Jones's ruling against Intelligent design in Dover schools -- A Christian explains his belief in Darwinian evolution -- An ID proponent explains Intelligent design -- A defense of Intelligent design as science -- Why Intelligent design is not science -- Important people, places, and terms -- Chronology -- Sources for further study -- Bibliography -- Photo credits -- Index
Control code
ocm70921478
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 245 pages
Isbn
9780780809550
Lccn
2006026439
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780780809550
  • (OCoLC)70921478
Label
The Scopes "Monkey Trial", Anne Janette Johnson
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0619/2006026439.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-235) 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
Preface -- How to use this book -- NARRATIVE OVERVIEW -- Events leading up to the Scopes trial -- Two sides prepare for trial -- The Scopes trial begins -- Fireworks in the courtroom -- Bryan and Malone cross swords -- An historic duel, a verdict reached -- The battle continues -- Legacy of the Scopes "Monkey Trial" -- BIOGRAPHIES -- William Jennings Bryan -- Clarence Darrow -- Charles Darwin -- Arthur Garfield Hays -- Dudley Field Malone -- H.L. Mencken -- John T. Raulston -- John T. Scopes -- Tom Stewart -- PRIMARY SOURCES -- Bishop Ussher calculates the day that God created the world -- Charles Darwin explains his theory of human evolution -- Tennessee's 1925 statute prohibiting the teaching of evolution in public schools -- H.L. Mencken describes jury selection in Dayton -- H.L. Mencken sizes up the lawyers -- Bryan argues against testimony from defense "experts" -- Dudley Malone speaks on science, religion, and the quest for truth -- Darrow's cross-examination of Bryan -- Darrow asks the jury to return a "guilty" verdict -- Bryan's closing summation -- Scopes remembers the Monkey Trial : forty years later -- Tennessee repeals the Butler Act -- Introducing "Intelligent design" in Dover, Pennsylvania -- Judge Jones's ruling against Intelligent design in Dover schools -- A Christian explains his belief in Darwinian evolution -- An ID proponent explains Intelligent design -- A defense of Intelligent design as science -- Why Intelligent design is not science -- Important people, places, and terms -- Chronology -- Sources for further study -- Bibliography -- Photo credits -- Index
Control code
ocm70921478
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 245 pages
Isbn
9780780809550
Lccn
2006026439
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780780809550
  • (OCoLC)70921478

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