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

Orange County Lawyer, Forthcoming

Posted: 23 Jan 2011  

Lorin Geitner

Claremont Graduate University

Date Written: January 20, 2011

Abstract

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

Suggested Citation

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

Lorin C. Geitner (Contact Author)

Claremont Graduate University ( email )

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