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The Ambiguous Embrace: Government and Faith-Based Schools and Social Agencies

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This is a time of far-reaching change and debate in American education and social policy, spurred in part by a rediscovery that civil-society institutions are often better than government at meeting human needs. As Charles Glenn shows in this book, faith-based schools and social agencies have been particularly effective, especially in meeting the needs of the most vulnerable. However, many oppose providing public funds for religious institutions, either on the grounds that it would threaten the constitutional separation of ...

The Ambiguous Embrace: Government and Faith-Based Schools and Social Agencies 2002, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780691092805

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The Ambiguous Embrace: Government and Faith-Based Schools and Social Agencies 2000, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780691048529

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