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new religious-political right in America

Samuel S. Hill

new religious-political right in America

by Samuel S. Hill

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Published by Abingdon, c1982. in Nashville .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Conservatism -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
  • Christianity and politics.,
  • Fundamentalism -- History,
  • Evangelicalism -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1977-1981.,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1981-1989.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementSamuel S. Hill & Dennis E. Owen.. --
    ContributionsOwen, Dennis E. 1944-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p. ;
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19590364M

    The best example--the most dramatic religious-political commitment--Barone could find in those elections was among white born-again Christians, or the New Christian Right. Until , the history "In the nineteenth century the Christian Right was an animating force in American political life. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.

      Ross Douthat writes about politics as if the religious right is and has been the only home for Christians. New York’s great liberal senator, Robert Wagner, was born an . After , a new anti-libertine coalition forged by the Religious Right brought this victory procession to a halt. That is a substantial achievement. But the Religious Right was already declining in power by the mids, and it withered throughout the s. After the early years, it accomplished few of its legislative priorities.

      If the modern Religious Right had a birthday, it would be Janu That was the day the Supreme Court handed down its ruling in Roe , establishing that all women have the right to choose to have an many religious conservatives, this was the ultimate extension of the sexual revolution—the idea that sexual and reproductive freedom could be used to defend what many Author: Tom Head. The Christian right or the religious right are Christian political factions that are characterized by their strong support of socially conservative policies. Christian conservatives seek to influence politics and public policy with their interpretation of the teachings of Christianity. In the United States, the Christian right is an informal coalition formed around a core of conservative.


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New religious political right in America. Nashville: Abingdon, © (OCoLC) Online version: Hill, Samuel S. New religious political right in America. Nashville: Abingdon, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Samuel S Hill; Dennis E Owen.

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