Should Liberal States Subsidize Religious Schooling?

  title={Should Liberal States Subsidize Religious Schooling?},
  author={F. Boucher},
  journal={Studies in Philosophy and Education},
  • F. Boucher
  • Published 2018
  • Political Science
  • Studies in Philosophy and Education
Many liberals and secularists believe that religious schooling should not be publicly funded or that it should simply be banned. Challenging those views, I claim that although liberal states may refuse to fund and may even ban certain illiberal separate religious schools, it is impermissible, for distinctively liberal reasons, to completely ban publicly funded religious schooling. I will however argue that providing religious instruction within common public schools is more desirable than… Expand
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