The First Amendment : the free exercise of religion clause / Thomas C. Berg.
1st American pbk. ed.
Amherst, NY : Prometheus Books, 2007.
378 pages ; 23 cm.
Bill of Rights series (Amherst, N.Y.)
Formatted Contents Note
Introductory themes: religious freedom at the founding and today The basic question of exemptions The debate over exemptions and constitutional history Why should religious freedom have distinctive constitutional protection? Defining "religion" Free exercise under current doctrine Judicial exemptions: balancing harms to religion against harms to society The debate over the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) Legislative Accommodations, the institutional roles of courts and legislatures, and the establishment clause Religious institutions' free exercise Free exercise and government funding.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references.