The Resource Sex and the constitution : sex, religion, and law from America's origins to the twenty-first century, Geoffrey R. Stone

Sex and the constitution : sex, religion, and law from America's origins to the twenty-first century, Geoffrey R. Stone

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Sex and the constitution : sex, religion, and law from America's origins to the twenty-first century
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Sex and the constitution
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sex, religion, and law from America's origins to the twenty-first century
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Geoffrey R. Stone
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Language
eng
Summary
A constitutional scholar traces the evolution of legal and moral codes that have attempted to legislate sexual behavior from the ancient world to today, citing the agitators, moralists, lawmakers, and Supreme Court justices who have shaped some of the most divisive sexual debates
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DLC
Dewey number
345.7302/53
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
Sex and the constitution : sex, religion, and law from America's origins to the twenty-first century, Geoffrey R. Stone
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Sex and the constitution : sex, religion, and law from America's origins to the twenty-first century, Geoffrey R. Stone
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
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nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
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txt
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rdacontent.
Contents
The ancient world : the triumph of Augustine -- The power of revealed truth -- England, the enlightenment, and the age of eros -- From puritanism to the pursuit of happiness -- The world of the framers : a Christian nation? -- The fundamental maxims of free government -- The second great awakening -- Tending to corrupt the public morals -- Contraception and abortion : from the founding to the 1950s -- Strange freaks of nature -- Coming out -- Obscenity and the First Amendment : a corrupting and debasing influence -- The end of obscenity -- Sex and speech in the Twenty-First century -- The constitution and the contraception -- The road to Roe -- Roe and beyond -- The gay moment -- A right to retain their dignity -- Same-sex marriage and the constitution
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25 cm.
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Edition
First edition.
Extent
704 pages
Isbn
9780871404695
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(hardcover)
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2016047264
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unmediated
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rdamedia.
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  • 1276489

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