JLG-IR | 978-1-933147-89-5

Individual Rights: The Blessings of Liberty, Great Books Discussion Guide

JLG-IR | 978-1-933147-89-5
Individual Rights: The Blessings of Liberty, Great Books Discussion Guide
Great Books discussion guides for the Literature & Thought series focus on selections that the Great Books Foundation recommends for close reading and discussion using the Foundation's Shared Inquiry™ method. Each discussion guide includes discussion questions and easy-to-implement interpretive activities so students get the most out of their reading. The text of the selections is not included.
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Contents

This discussion guide includes questions and activities for the following selections:
  • George Washington and the Touro Synagogue (letters)Moses Seixas and George Washington
  • Jefferson and the “Wall of Separation” (letter)Thomas Jefferson
  • Thoughts that We Hate (book)Anthony Lewis
  • The Spirit of Liberty (speech)Judge Learned Hand
  • Privacy and the Ninth Amendment (Supreme Court opinion)Justice Arthur Goldberg
  • Emmett Till (poem)James A. Emanuel
  • Tinker Case Guides Court as Student’s Parody of Principal is Ruled Protected Speech (news story)Beth Hawkins
  • Student Speech Can Be Restricted (Supreme Court opinion)Chief Justice John Roberts