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The Resource Religion in the Oval Office : the Religious Lives of American Presidents, Gary Scott Smith

Religion in the Oval Office : the Religious Lives of American Presidents, Gary Scott Smith

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Religion in the Oval Office : the Religious Lives of American Presidents
Title
Religion in the Oval Office
Title remainder
the Religious Lives of American Presidents
Statement of responsibility
Gary Scott Smith
Title variation
Religious Lives of American Presidents
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Many American presidents have had a deep and meaningful faith that has helped shape their worldviews and characters, and their religious commitments have strongly influenced their political philosophy, analysis of issues, decision-making, and performance in office. Numerous presidents have testified that their faith enabled them to cope with the colossal challenges of their office and gave them courage and comfort. This book examines eleven chief executives from John Adams to Barack Obama
Biography type
contains biographical information
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1950-
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Smith, Gary Scott
Dewey number
973.092
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Presidents
  • Religion and politics
Label
Religion in the Oval Office : the Religious Lives of American Presidents, Gary Scott Smith
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Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
John Adams: a church-going sage -- James Madison: champion of religious liberty -- John Quincy Adams: a republic of virtue -- Andrew Jackson: providentialist president -- William McKinley: America as God's instrument -- Herbert Hoover: individual faithfulness and cooperative association -- Harry S. Truman: the golden rule president -- Richard Nixon: a private and enigmatic faith -- George H.W. Bush: "one nation under God" -- Bill Clinton: sin, atonement, and repairing the breach -- Barack Obama: "we are our brother's keeper" -- Conclusion
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ocn902673759
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199391400
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unknown
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)902673759
Label
Religion in the Oval Office : the Religious Lives of American Presidents, Gary Scott Smith
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
John Adams: a church-going sage -- James Madison: champion of religious liberty -- John Quincy Adams: a republic of virtue -- Andrew Jackson: providentialist president -- William McKinley: America as God's instrument -- Herbert Hoover: individual faithfulness and cooperative association -- Harry S. Truman: the golden rule president -- Richard Nixon: a private and enigmatic faith -- George H.W. Bush: "one nation under God" -- Bill Clinton: sin, atonement, and repairing the breach -- Barack Obama: "we are our brother's keeper" -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn902673759
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199391400
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)902673759

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