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Frank S. Ravitch

Full Name: Frank S. Ravitch
Number of Works: 6
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ISBN: 052119153X, 9780521191531
Keywords: creationist, agenda, law, design, intelligent, marketing
Pages: 360
Published: 2010

Recently a new battle has emerged between science and religion. The battle has focused on intelligent design (ID) and the numerous legal, philosophical, and educational concerns surrounding it. Resolution of these concerns centers on two questions: Is ID science? And is ID religion? Despite the fact that ID does not meet the standards of scientific rigor, ID proponents have been able to create a remarkably well-designed marketing plan aimed at imposing a theistic naturalism in schools and scientific discourse. Both the ID movement and some of its most vociferous opponents have a vested int
ISBN: 0314144137, 9780314144133
Keywords: theory, american, casebook, cases, concepts, religion, reader, law
Pages: 798
Published: 2004

This book explores the field of Law & Religion in an accessible and balanced way. From today's cutting edge issues such as school vouchers, religious symbolism in the public square, and the continuing debate over the meaning of the Religion Clauses of the First Amendment, to the evolution of Church/State Law, the book provides a format that integrates cases, concepts, and theory. Readers will be able to explore the cases in a casebook format, then expand their knowledge by reading article excerpts from some of the leading thinkers in the field. This is all tied together with discussion and