Title

Religion in the Public Schools: The Becker Amendment Proposal

Publication Year

1965

Keywords

religion, public schools, government, Becker Amendment, prayer. separation of church and state

Disciplines

Education | Political Science | Public Affairs, Public Policy and Public Administration | Religion | United States History

Abstract

From the beginning of recorded history tot he present, man has been faced with the problem of finding the proper relationship between himself and his Creator. From this, a subsidiary question has developed: What is the proper relationship of man's religion to his government? After centuries of virtual unity between government and religion, the concept of separation of church and state evolved.

Department 1 Awarding Honors Status

Political Science

This document is currently unavailable online.

Share

Article Location

 
COinS