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Republicans, Catholics and the west: Explaining the strength of religious school aid prohibitions

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In the current polarized political climate there is heightened attention paid to the American state constitutional provisions known as “Blaine Amendments” or “No-Aid Provisions” that were passed between 1835 and 1959 to prohibit public aid to religious schools. Judgments about No-Aid Provisions have largely been made by scholars on an ad hoc basis using narrative-based historical accounts, emotive language and without clear classificatory criteria. Using content analysis this article construc...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1017/S1755048313000242

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
Politics & Int Relations
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Author
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Journal:
Politics and Religion More from this journal
Volume:
7
Issue:
03
Pages:
499-520
Publication date:
2014-09-01
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EISSN:
1755-0491
ISSN:
1755-0483
Pubs id:
pubs:578677
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uuid:89f0625a-2799-4f1a-92d6-c1774b603a66
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pubs:578677
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578677
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2015-12-04

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