TITLE

Judaism and American Public Life: A Symposium

AUTHOR(S)
Stern, Marc D.
PUB. DATE
March 1991
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Mar1991, Issue 11, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a Jewish observer's perspective on the role religion should play in U.S. public life. Reasons for the Jewish community's refusal to adopt equality as the overriding principle for defining religion's public role; Effort of some Orthodox groups to ensure equal treatment or encouragement of religion in public life; Three things that can be meant by the question of the role of religion in U.S. public life.
ACCESSION #
17725003

 

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