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Author Peters, Shawn Francis, 1966-

Title The Yoder case : religious freedom, education, and parental rights / Shawn Francis Peters.

Imprint Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, c2003.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  342.0852 P442y 2003    ---  Available
 FSCC Non-Fiction  342.73 PET 2003    ---  Available
Description viii, 199 p. ; 23 cm.
Series Landmark law cases & American society
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-191) and index.
Contents Building a community in New Glarus -- Amish schooling and the seeds of conflict in New Glarus -- Compulsory schooling and the parameters of state power -- The National Committee for Amish Religious Freedom enters the fray -- Judicial precedent and Yoder -- The trial of Wallace Miller, Jonas Yoder, and Adin Yutzy -- Yoder in the Wisconsin Supreme Court -- Arguing Yoder in the U.S. Supreme Court -- The U.S. Supreme Court rules in Yoder -- Assessing the Supreme Court's decision in Wisconsin v. Yoder -- The aftermath and legacy of Yoder.
Subject Yoder, Jonas -- Trials, litigation, etc.
Amish -- Legal status, laws, etc.
Educational law and legislation.
Freedom of religion.
Educational law and legislation -- Wisconsin.
ISBN 0700612726 (cloth : alk. paper)
0700612734 (paper : alk. paper)

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