The Wages of Advocacy

Document Sample
The Wages of Advocacy Powered By Docstoc
					The Wag
				
DOCUMENT INFO
Description: [...] Jefferson's revered Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom begins with the decidedly theological pronouncement that "Almighty God hath created the mind free; that all attempts to influence it by temporal punishments or burthens... are a departure from the plan of the Holy author of our religion, who being Lord both of body and mind, yet chose not to propagate it by coercions on either, as was in his Almighty power to do." In one remarkable passage, after noting that nineteenth-century proponents of "nonsectarian" public education somehow failed to see that reading the King James Bible in schools was offensive to Catholics, Nussbaum says in censorious terms: "It's rather extraordinary that people had so little sense of history that they didn't notice this, or perhaps they simply didn't care."
BUY THIS DOCUMENT NOW PRICE: $6.95 100% MONEY BACK GUARANTEED
PARTNER ProQuest LLC
ProQuest creates specialized information resources and technologies that propel successful research, discovery, and lifelong learning.