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The Scopes "Monkey Trial", Anne Janette Johnson

Label
The Scopes "Monkey Trial"
Title
The Scopes "Monkey Trial"
Statement of responsibility
Anne Janette Johnson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Johnson, Anne
Dewey number
345.73/0288
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
KF224.S3
LC item number
J64 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Defining moments
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  • Scopes, John Thomas
  • Evolution (Biology)
Label
The Scopes "Monkey Trial", Anne Janette Johnson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-235) and index
Contents
Preface -- How to use this book -- NARRATIVE OVERVIEW -- Events leading up to the Scopes trial -- Two sides prepare for trial -- The Scopes trial begins -- Fireworks in the courtroom -- Bryan and Malone cross swords -- An historic duel, a verdict reached -- The battle continues -- Legacy of the Scopes "Monkey Trial" -- BIOGRAPHIES -- William Jennings Bryan -- Clarence Darrow -- Charles Darwin -- Arthur Garfield Hays -- Dudley Field Malone -- H. L. Mencken -- John T. Raulston -- John T. Scopes -- Tom Stewart -- PRIMARY SOURCES -- Bishop Ussher calculates the day that God created the world -- Charles Darwin explains his theory of human evolution -- Tennessee's 1925 statute prohibiting the teaching of evolution in public schools -- H. L. Mencken describes jury selection in Dayton -- H. L. Mencken sizes up the lawyers -- Bryan argues against testimony from defense "experts" -- Dudley Malone speaks on science, religion, and the quest for truth -- Darrow's cross-examination of Bryan -- Darrow asks the jury to return a "guilty" verdict -- Bryan's closing summation -- Scopes remembers the Monkey Trial : forty years later -- Tennessee repeals the Butler Act -- Introducing "Intelligent design" in Dover, Pennsylvania -- Judge Jones's ruling against Intelligent design in Dover schools -- A Christian explains his belief in Darwinian evolution -- An ID proponent explains Intelligent design -- A defense of Intelligent design as science -- Why Intelligent design is not science -- Important people, places, and terms -- Chronology -- Sources for further study -- Bibliography -- Photo credits -- Index
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 245 p.
Isbn
9780780809550
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006026439
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocm70921478
  • (OCoLC)70921478
  • 716797
Label
The Scopes "Monkey Trial", Anne Janette Johnson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-235) and index
Contents
Preface -- How to use this book -- NARRATIVE OVERVIEW -- Events leading up to the Scopes trial -- Two sides prepare for trial -- The Scopes trial begins -- Fireworks in the courtroom -- Bryan and Malone cross swords -- An historic duel, a verdict reached -- The battle continues -- Legacy of the Scopes "Monkey Trial" -- BIOGRAPHIES -- William Jennings Bryan -- Clarence Darrow -- Charles Darwin -- Arthur Garfield Hays -- Dudley Field Malone -- H. L. Mencken -- John T. Raulston -- John T. Scopes -- Tom Stewart -- PRIMARY SOURCES -- Bishop Ussher calculates the day that God created the world -- Charles Darwin explains his theory of human evolution -- Tennessee's 1925 statute prohibiting the teaching of evolution in public schools -- H. L. Mencken describes jury selection in Dayton -- H. L. Mencken sizes up the lawyers -- Bryan argues against testimony from defense "experts" -- Dudley Malone speaks on science, religion, and the quest for truth -- Darrow's cross-examination of Bryan -- Darrow asks the jury to return a "guilty" verdict -- Bryan's closing summation -- Scopes remembers the Monkey Trial : forty years later -- Tennessee repeals the Butler Act -- Introducing "Intelligent design" in Dover, Pennsylvania -- Judge Jones's ruling against Intelligent design in Dover schools -- A Christian explains his belief in Darwinian evolution -- An ID proponent explains Intelligent design -- A defense of Intelligent design as science -- Why Intelligent design is not science -- Important people, places, and terms -- Chronology -- Sources for further study -- Bibliography -- Photo credits -- Index
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 245 p.
Isbn
9780780809550
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006026439
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocm70921478
  • (OCoLC)70921478
  • 716797

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