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Book TV at the University of Pennsylvania: Sarah Gordon, "The Spirit of the Law: Religious Voices and the Constitution in Modern America"

Sarah Gordon

About the Program

Sarah Gordon talks about religious cases in U.S. history that have transformed the laws of the country and illuminated protections afforded to religion in the U.S. Constitution.  This interview, part of Book TV's College Series, was recorded at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia.    

About the Authors

Sarah Gordon

Sarah Gordon is a professor of law and a professor of history at the University of Pennsylvania.  She is co-editor of the Studies in Legal History book series and the author of "The Mormon Question." 


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Book TV at the University of Pennsylvania: Sarah Gordon, "The Spirit of the Law: Religious Voices and the Constitution in Modern America"

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  • Monday, April 15th at 1:15am (ET)
  • Monday, February 11th at 1:10am (ET)
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