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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (2): 81–84.
Published: 01 February 2020
... associated issues and events. While in Dayton, these visitors photograph the famous courthouse, stand in the courtroom where John Scopes was convicted ( Figure 1 ), and look for the myriad other places associated with the trial – for example, where Clarence Darrow questioned William Jennings Bryan, where...
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The American Biology Teacher (2018) 80 (2): 71.
Published: 01 February 2018
..., associated with the trial.” Although most of Dayton's residents remain ambivalent about the trial, they commemorated Darrow's foe, William Jennings Bryan, with a college, street names, and a statue installed in 2005 on the courthouse lawn. For decades, Darrow was not commemorated by anything in Dayton...
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The American Biology Teacher (2015) 77 (5): 333–337.
Published: 01 May 2015
... Scopes “Monkey” Trial John Scopes William Jennings Bryan evolution The Rhea County Courthouse and Scopes Trial Museum , a Romanesque Revival/Italian Villa Style courthouse erected in 1891, is located in the center of Dayton and became the stage for one of the greatest clashes between science...
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The American Biology Teacher (2008) 70 (6): 327.
Published: 01 August 2008
... was cited during Clarence Darrow's questioning of William Jennings Bryan. In that testimony, Bryan responded that "it would be just as easy for the kind of God we believe in to make the Earth in six days as in six years or in 6,000,000 years or in 600,000,000 years. I do not think it important whether...
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The American Biology Teacher (2008) 70 (6): 326–327.
Published: 01 August 2008
... almost six thousand years old (Shakespeare, 1997 The Bible intro- duced into evidence at the Scopes Trial included Ussher's chronology, which was cited during Clarence Darrow's questioning of William Jennings Bryan. In that testimony, Bryan responded that "it would be just as easy for the kind of God we...
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The American Biology Teacher (2004) 66 (2): 85–87.
Published: 01 February 2004
...Randy Moore Copyright National Association of Biology Teachers [Footnotes] 1 The Fossils Say No! (Gish, 1974) Scientific Creationism (Morris, 1974) 3 McIver, 1994 5 Schmidt, 2000 Carr, 2000 Cauchon, 2000 References Ashby, L. (1987). William Jennings Bryan...
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The American Biology Teacher (1999) 61 (5): 338–339.
Published: 01 May 1999
... primarily from the admittedly fictitious Inherit the Wind, as well as from inaccurate reporting on the trial and its aftermath. William Jennings Bryan, the three-time Democratic nominee for president, was an important player in the Scopes trial and the anti- evolution crusade of the 1920s. When Bryan died...
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The American Biology Teacher (1999) 61 (4): 246–250.
Published: 01 April 1999
.... (1997). William Jennings Bryan, the Scopes trial, and Inherit the Wind. Dayton, TN: Bryan College. Cornelius William Jennings Bryan, the Scopes trial, and Inherit the Wind 1997 Larson, E.J. (1997). Summer for the Gods: The Scopes Trial and America's Continuing Debate over Science and Religion...
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The American Biology Teacher (1998) 60 (8): 568–577.
Published: 01 October 1998
... about Contemporary Creationism and the Effects of that Movement on Public Education 1986 Bryan, W.J. (1925). The Last Message of William Jennings Bryan: A Reprint Commemorating the Fiftieth Anniversary of Bryan College. Dayton, TN: Bryan College. Bryan The Last Message of William Jennings...
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The American Biology Teacher (1999) 61 (7): 484.
Published: 01 September 1999
... the movie Inherit the Wind and the "real trial" brings out some interesting differences. The picture he paints of William Jennings Bryan, however, differs significantly from the one Clarence Darrow describes in his 1932 autobiography Clarence Darrow: The Story of My Life. I've always been impressed by...
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The American Biology Teacher (1998) 60 (7): 486–507.
Published: 01 September 1998
... Evolution Trial (pp. 11-16). Dayton, TN: Bryan College. Clouse Evangelicalism before and after the Scopes trial 11 Creation of an Evolving Controversy: A Symposium on the 70th Anniversary of the Scopes Evolution Trial 1995 Coletta, P.E. (1964-69). William Jennings Bryan. Three volumes. Lincoln...
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The American Biology Teacher (1999) 61 (5): 330–340.
Published: 01 May 1999
... most people won't base their beliefs on evidence. Before the Scopes trial, anti-evolutionist Frank Norris wrote to William Jennings Bryan that Scopes' trial would be "the greatest opportunity to educate the public, and will accomplish more than ten years of campaigning" (Larson 1997). To scientists...
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The American Biology Teacher (1999) 61 (7): 484–485.
Published: 01 September 1999
... the movie Inherit the Wind and the "real trial" brings out some interesting differences. The picture he paints of William Jennings Bryan, however, differs significantly from the one Clarence Darrow describes in his 1932 autobiography Clarence Darrow: The Story of My Life. I've always been impressed by...
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The American Biology Teacher (1999) 61 (3): 175–180.
Published: 01 March 1999
... William Jennings Bryan, a primary player in the Randy Moore is Professor of Biology at the University of Louis- ville, Louisville, KY 40292; e-mail: randy.moore@louisville.edu Scopes' "Monkey Trial" of 1925 (Moore 1998a). Largely ignored in the coverage of that trial (and ever since) was the fact that...
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The American Biology Teacher (1999) 61 (1): 10–16.
Published: 01 January 1999
... educational materials resulted in the elimination of creationist books, and in May, 1974 the board reversed its earlier decision to include creationism in textbooks (Nelkin 1982). Frustrated and bitter that they could not change the guidelines, the creationists repeated William Jennings Bryan's majorit- arian...
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The American Biology Teacher (1998) 60 (9): 650–661.
Published: 01 November 1998
... The disgrace is not the law; the disgrace is that teachers should betray the trust imposed on them by the taxpayers by violating the law.-William Jennings Bryan, 1925 You don't protect any of your individual iberties by lying down and going to sleep.-John Scopes, 1968 This is the Bible, buddy. I...
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The American Biology Teacher (2000) 62 (9): 683–688.
Published: 01 November 2000
... M . 6:448H Lauer, Thomas E 1 :42H Lawless, Anna R 8:597H Lawson, Anton E 3: 189A, 4:249A, 7:482A, 9:642A Lennon, P. Alan 3:177A Leonard, William H 5:359H Levy, Foster 4:262A Lonergan, Thomas A. 3: 166A Lovell, John A. 3:171 A Lumsden, Ann 7:466E Marocco, Dominick A . 8:565A Marple, Jennifer 8:593H...
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The American Biology Teacher (1996) 58 (8): 452–453.
Published: 01 November 1996
... Tennessee, where the evolution debate between Clarence Darrow and William Jennings Bryan re- sulted in John Scopes being con- victed of teaching evolution in 1925, a bill was introduced into the state legislature earlier this year that would have required schools to fire teachers who teach evolu- tion as...
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The American Biology Teacher (1999) 61 (2): 92–101.
Published: 01 February 1999
... [scientific] view. Some newspapers sided with creationists by stating that "calls for fairness are at the heart" of the creation science movement (Horowitz 1981). William Jennings Bryan would have been proud. The creationists' strategy was successful: a 1981 poll by NBC News found that 76% of Americans...
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The American Biology Teacher (1995) 57 (4): 202–207.
Published: 01 April 1995
... candidate, William Jen- nings Bryan, assisted in the prosecution. Bryan was a noted orator with fundamentalist religious views. The judge refused to allow the expert testimony of evolutionary scientists for the defense. Consequently, Darrow cross-examined Bryan as an authority on the Bible. The result was a...