Law and Religion – the First Amendment and the Problems of Alienation

Lorin Geitner

Claremont Graduate University

January 20, 2011

Orange County Lawyer, Forthcoming

A survey of the different patterns of the relationship between of law to religion (and vice versa) in the course of world history, in order to provide historical and legal context and argue for the notion that the United States, truly, a secular society, but rather a religiously pluralistic one.

Keywords: theocracy, religious pluralism, atheistic state, secular state, state pluralism, Establishment Clause, Free Exercise Clause

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Date posted: January 23, 2011  

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Geitner, Lorin, Law and Religion – the First Amendment and the Problems of Alienation (January 20, 2011). Orange County Lawyer, Forthcoming. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1744445

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Lorin C. Geitner (Contact Author)
Claremont Graduate University ( email )
150 E. Tenth Street
Claremont, CA 91711
United States
714-628-2536 (Phone)
714-628-2560 (Fax)
HOME PAGE: http://www.chapman.edu/law/library/staff/geitner.asp
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