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The State of Tennessee v. John Thomas Scopes
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Localism Bill starts a new era of people power - Announcement - Inside Government - GOV.UK

Localism Bill starts a new era of people power - Announcement - Inside Government - GOV.UK | Scopes Trial 1925 | Scoop.it
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Within This article This explains how Localism & its affects dealing with within this day & age. This article also explains how localism is displayed dealing with the localism bill. The Localism Bill will put an end to the hoarding of power within central government and top-down control of communities.  Allowing local people the freedom to run their lives and neighbourhoods in their own way. The Bill contains a radical package of reforms that will devolve greater power and freedoms to councils and neighbourhoods, establish powerful new rights for communities, revolutionise the planning system, and give communities control over housing decisions.

 
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Website #1 Scopes monkey trial « The Alternative Chronicle Modern Day

Website #1 Scopes monkey trial « The Alternative Chronicle Modern Day | Scopes Trial 1925 | Scoop.it
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I had decided choose this specific because when doing this assigment it had reminded of the movie planet of the apes. Considering No one really cared for the study evolution its similiar cause from the films no body treated the apes with respect like they should had with Evolution.

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Website #3 Scopes Monkey Trial Summary

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This detailed study guide includes chapter summaries and analysis, important themes, significant quotes, and more - everything you need to ace your essay or test on Scopes Monkey Trial!
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A brief summary of the trial. Another rare photo from the court room

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Website # 1 Scopes Trial Within That Era.

Website # 1 Scopes Trial Within That Era. | Scopes Trial 1925 | Scoop.it
Scopes trial Tennessee legal case involving the teaching of evolution in public schools. A statute was passed (Mar., 1925) in Tennessee that...
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On this website review it gave a bit more back ground information dealing with the scopes trial. It also gives you additional information about when the discussion of it began. The publication of "The Origin Of Specis" In 1859 and The Descent Man in 1871 is were Mr.Scopes based his studies on.

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Primary Documents #2

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Within this primary document it basically somes up what had went on with the Monkey trial. It was a big deal because back then the study on Evolution was prohibited. The reason it was a big deal was because people thought of it as a nuisance to talk about. Scopes was found gulity. As a result of this action he was charged only $100

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Vocabulary

Vocabulary | Scopes Trial 1925 | Scoop.it
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1.)Social Darwinism:The theory, now largely discredited, that individuals, groups, and peoples are subject to the same Darwinian laws of natural selection.

2.Evolutionism: Theory of evolution: (biology) a scientific theory of the origin of species of plants and animals.

3.)Fundamentalism: A form of Protestant Christianity that upholds belief in the strict and literal interpretation of the Bible.

4.)Modernism:A style or movement in the arts that aims to break with classical and traditional forms.

5.) Creationism:The belief that the universe and living organisms originate from divine creation, as in the biblical account, rather than by processes.

6. Modernist:Modern art refers to artistic works produced during the period extending roughly from the 1860s to the 1970s, and denotes the style and.

7.) Fundamentalist: A supporter

 

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Website #2 The Scopes Trial In a Changing America Modern Day

An investigation into one of the most thoroughly misrepresented events in modern history - the trial of John T. Scopes - The 'Scopes Monkey Trial'.
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This article gives us examples on how the monkey trial shaped the America is today. It talks about social darwinism, Religous & science, Rural & Urban values, And Northern & Southern values.

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Website #2 Rare Photos during the trial

Website #2 Rare Photos during the trial | Scopes Trial 1925 | Scoop.it
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This website is important because it has rare photos of the trial, the downtown area at that time, as well as the highschool where Mr. Scopes had taught. This trial was a nation wide issue and brought uo celebrites to see the out come of the trial.

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Primary Document #3

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This Document is the official court cross examination. Defence Attorney  Clarence Darrow is taking serious shots at prosecutor William Jennings Bryan   . Who at this time represented as a defense witness. Darrow asked Mr. Bryan like: Do you know when the earth was created? and things of that nature. With other questions like: Do you believe the earth was created within a six day period? Bryan answered with sarcasiam statimg date not witihin a 24 hour period.

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Primary Document #1

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Within this primary document it is a little excerpt of Mr.Scopes lesson plans. In the document it gives us a little taste of the term evolution & why it was a bit relavent at that time. He said that there was a civilzation way before our time that evolved us in to what we are today. Mr. Scopes had stated:

"The beginnings of civilization were long ago, but even today the earth is not entirely civilized." In conclusion this is the information i have gained from this primary document.

 
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