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The Resource Religion and politics in America : faith, culture, and strategic choices, Robert Booth Fowler [and others], (electronic resource)

Religion and politics in America : faith, culture, and strategic choices, Robert Booth Fowler [and others], (electronic resource)

Label
Religion and politics in America : faith, culture, and strategic choices
Title
Religion and politics in America
Title remainder
faith, culture, and strategic choices
Statement of responsibility
Robert Booth Fowler [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Dewey number
322.10973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Fowler, Robert Booth
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Religion and politics
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Religion and politics in America : faith, culture, and strategic choices, Robert Booth Fowler [and others], (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
mixed
Contents
Preface -- Religion and political culture in America : the historical legacy -- The Puritan temper -- Religious freedom and pluralism -- The Evangelical dimension -- The populist dimension -- Christianity and its major branches -- The status of religion in the United Sates -- The major Christian traditions and politics -- Judaism, Islam, and other expressions of religious pluralism -- Major non-Christian religions -- Separatist religions -- Other small religions -- A comparative case study : Mormons and Jehovah's Witnesses -- Political assessments -- Voting and religion in American politics -- A historical review -- The postindustrial era -- The politics of organized religious groups -- The evolution of national religious lobbies -- Strategies for effective advocacy -- The legislative process, compromise, and coalition building -- A model of religious group effectiveness -- Progressive Protestant groups -- Roman Catholic groups -- Jewish groups -- Evangelical Protestant groups -- Muslim groups -- The politics of religious minorities -- The globalization of religious advocacy -- Religious advocacy at the statehouse -- Local-level advocacy -- Do religious groups play a distinctive role in American democracy? -- Religion and political and cultural elites -- Religion and the presidency -- Religion and Congress -- Religion and other political elites -- Religion and cultural elites -- Religion, civil society, and political culture -- The tension between religion and political culture -- Political culture as a context for religious participation -- Religion, civil society, and good citizenship -- Religious politics and the legal system -- Judicial politics -- Key players -- Factors for success -- The politics of church and state -- Church and state in the courts -- Religious free exercise -- The limits of free exercise -- The politics of religious establishment -- Equal access : an alternative approach to church and state -- Latino and African American religion and politics -- The changing status of Latino religion -- Latinos in public life -- African American religion and politics : toward a broader view -- History and Black political attitudes -- Connections between religion and politics -- Islam in the African American community -- Gender, religion, and politics -- Gender and religion in American life -- Religious women's diverging perspectives on American politics -- The politics of women in the pews -- The politics of women clergy -- Theories of religion, culture, and American politics -- Culture wars -- The secularization thesis -- The culture shift thesis -- Civil religion -- The unconventional partners thesis -- Populism -- The market thesis, religious pluralism, and politics -- Toward the future
Control code
ocn536357635
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
4th ed
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 363 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813344362
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786612747489
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)536357635
Label
Religion and politics in America : faith, culture, and strategic choices, Robert Booth Fowler [and others], (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
mixed
Contents
Preface -- Religion and political culture in America : the historical legacy -- The Puritan temper -- Religious freedom and pluralism -- The Evangelical dimension -- The populist dimension -- Christianity and its major branches -- The status of religion in the United Sates -- The major Christian traditions and politics -- Judaism, Islam, and other expressions of religious pluralism -- Major non-Christian religions -- Separatist religions -- Other small religions -- A comparative case study : Mormons and Jehovah's Witnesses -- Political assessments -- Voting and religion in American politics -- A historical review -- The postindustrial era -- The politics of organized religious groups -- The evolution of national religious lobbies -- Strategies for effective advocacy -- The legislative process, compromise, and coalition building -- A model of religious group effectiveness -- Progressive Protestant groups -- Roman Catholic groups -- Jewish groups -- Evangelical Protestant groups -- Muslim groups -- The politics of religious minorities -- The globalization of religious advocacy -- Religious advocacy at the statehouse -- Local-level advocacy -- Do religious groups play a distinctive role in American democracy? -- Religion and political and cultural elites -- Religion and the presidency -- Religion and Congress -- Religion and other political elites -- Religion and cultural elites -- Religion, civil society, and political culture -- The tension between religion and political culture -- Political culture as a context for religious participation -- Religion, civil society, and good citizenship -- Religious politics and the legal system -- Judicial politics -- Key players -- Factors for success -- The politics of church and state -- Church and state in the courts -- Religious free exercise -- The limits of free exercise -- The politics of religious establishment -- Equal access : an alternative approach to church and state -- Latino and African American religion and politics -- The changing status of Latino religion -- Latinos in public life -- African American religion and politics : toward a broader view -- History and Black political attitudes -- Connections between religion and politics -- Islam in the African American community -- Gender, religion, and politics -- Gender and religion in American life -- Religious women's diverging perspectives on American politics -- The politics of women in the pews -- The politics of women clergy -- Theories of religion, culture, and American politics -- Culture wars -- The secularization thesis -- The culture shift thesis -- Civil religion -- The unconventional partners thesis -- Populism -- The market thesis, religious pluralism, and politics -- Toward the future
Control code
ocn536357635
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
4th ed
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 363 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813344362
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786612747489
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)536357635

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