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Cross purposes : Pierce v. Society of Sisters and the struggle over compulsory public education / Paula Abrams.

Author/creator Abrams, Paula, 1953-
Format Electronic and Book
Publication InfoAnn Arbor : University of Michigan Press,
Descriptionviii, 280 p., [6] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Supplemental Content Full text available from Ebook Central - Academic Complete
Subject(s)
Contents One hundred percent Americanism -- We the people -- The entering wedge -- Good enough for all -- Who owns your child? -- Romanism -- Seeing red -- The majority will -- A great cross -- Turf -- A perfect storm -- Delicate and difficult questions -- Take the scholars -- An extravagance in simile -- Final duty and power -- The little red schoolhouse -- Last refuge -- A mere creature of the state.
General noteCase cited as: Pierce v. Society of Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary, 268 U.S. 510 (1925)
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. 235-261) and index.
Access restrictionAvailable only to authorized users.
Technical detailsMode of access: World Wide Web
Genre/formElectronic books.
LCCN 2009024929
ISBN9780472117000 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN0472117009 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN9780472021390 (e-book)
ISBN0472021397 (e-book)

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