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Political religion

a liberal answers the question, "Should politics and religion mix?"

by Charles R. Stith

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Abingdon Press in Nashville .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Christianity and politics,
    • Liberalism (Religion) -- United States,
    • Liberalism (Religion) -- Protestant churches,
    • Liberalism -- United States,
    • United States -- Church history -- 20th century,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1993-2001

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 157-160).

      StatementCharles R. Stith.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBR516 .S83 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination160 p. ;
      Number of Pages160
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL797345M
      ISBN 100687004373
      LC Control Number95033306

        The authors examine popular religion as a vital source of new values and experiences as well as a source of pressure for change in the church, political life, and the social order as a whole and deal with the issues of poverty and the role of the poor within the church and political :   In each book Burleigh considers not only what seem instances of ‘political religion’ but also responses by the established religions to them. 4 Kershaw, Ian, ‘ Hitler and the Uniqueness of Nazism ’, Journal of Contemporary Hist 2 (), Cited by:

        This adapted excerpt is republished with permission of the publishers—Hurst in Europe; OUP in North America—from the upcoming book Saving the People: How Populists Hijack Religion, edited by Nadia Marzouki, Duncan McDonnell, and Olivier Roy.-Eds. Right-wing populist parties have become a major player in today’s public and political debates in Europe and the United States. This article is a book review of a book titled "The Righteous Mind Why Good People are Divided by Politics and Religion." It gives reasons why liberal and conservative thinking and behavior are different. And how we may have a predisposition to these ideologies.

      Analysts and pundits from across the American political spectrum describe Islamic fundamentalism as one of the greatest threats to modern, Western-style democracy. Yet very few non-Muslims would be able to venture an accurate definition of political Islam. Mohammed Ayoob's The Many Faces of.   “A Little History of Religion both delights readers and tackles a subject historically and emotionally wide-ranging Holloway repeatedly links religious movements to political action, perhaps cautionary tales for our times, and how to seek accurate religious history—a surprisingly superior handbook.”—Katharine C. Black, Anglican.


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