Jewish Tradition and the Non-Traditional Jew (The Orthodox

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The Second Great Awakening expressed religious theory, by which every person could be saved through revivals, or mass religious meetings that featured emotional preaching by evangelists. He noticed that these changes often made it easier for Jews to live in accordance with Judaism. The question before the court in each of these cases was whether the state laws, passed pursuant to states' power to protect the health, welfare, and safety of its citizens, interfered with individuals' "freedom of contract" under the 14th Amendment to the Constitution.

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Publisher: Jason Aronson, Inc.; First Edition edition (February 15, 2006)

ISBN: 0876684797

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