Volume 27, Issue 1


Symposium of Religion, Religious Pluralism, and the Rule of Law


 Introduction    1
 Mark C. Modak-Truran




God(s) Over Constitutions: International and Religious Transitional Constitutionalism in the 21st Century    11
Larry Cata Backer
The Underlying Causes of Divergent First Amendment Interpretations    67 
Scott C. Idleman
Religion and Political Pluralism    91 
Robin W. Lovin
Washington's God: Religion, Liberty, and the Father of Our Country    105 
Michael Novak and Jana Novak
How is America "Divided by God"?    141 
Steven D. Smith
Beyond Theocracy and Secularism (Part I): Toward a New Paradigm for Law and Religion    159 
Mark C. Modak-Truran




"I'm Not Dead Yet!": An Analysis of the Recent Supreme Court of Mississippi's Wrongful Death Jurisprudence    235
Patrick J. Schepens




Banda-Ortiz v. Gonzales: A Catch-22 for the Twenty-First Century    265
Jared Carrubba