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Published: 27 May 2022

464 Pages

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780197587621

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Religion and the American Constitutional Experiment

Fifth Edition

John Witte, Joel A. Nichols, and Richard W. Garnett

  • A comprehensive analysis of every Supreme Court case on religious freedom from 1815-2021
  • A careful and comprehensive analysis of the 18th century texts that helped to form the original intent of the First Amendment
  • A careful delineation of six principles of American religious freedom

New to this Edition:

  • Addresses Supreme Court cases up through 2021
  • Richard W. Garnett, leading Catholic religious liberty scholar, joins as coauthor