Should Creationism be Taught in the Public Schools?

  title={Should Creationism be Taught in the Public Schools?},
  author={Robert T. Pennock},
  journal={Science \& Education},
This article discusses philosophicalarguments relevant to the question of teachingcreationism, especially with regard to developments inthe debate since the early 1990s.Section 1 reviews the newfactions within the creationist movement, and theoverlapping views from ‘young earth’ to ‘intelligentdesign’ creationism, as well as non-Christianvarieties. It also considers what are the relevantdifferences for the policy question for private,public schools, and for home schoolers, as well aspossible… 

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