Politics and Religion in the United States / Edition 1

Politics and Religion in the United States / Edition 1

by Michael Corbett, Julia Corbett-Hemeyer
     
 

ISBN-10: 0815331436

ISBN-13: 9780815331438

Pub. Date: 12/28/1998

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.  See more details below

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First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815331438
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
12/28/1998
Series:
Garland Reference Library of Social Science Series, #1197
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
482
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
The Politics and Religion Website
Introduction1
Pt. IReligion and History
Ch. 1The Colonial Experience27
Ch. 2Religion and Politics: Intentions of the Founders51
Ch. 3Religion and Politics in United States History, 1800-195987
Ch. 4Religion and Politics Since 1960113
Pt. IIReligion and the First Amendment
Ch. 5The Establishment Clause151
Ch. 6The Free Exercise Clause179
Pt. IIIReligion and Public Opinion
Ch. 7Public Opinion About Religion and Politics219
Ch. 8Religious Orientations and Political Orientations Among White Americans255
Ch. 9Religion and Politics Among Black Americans297
Pt. IVEffects of Religious Influences in Politics
Ch. 10Religious Groups as Political Interest Groups335
Ch. 11The Debate on the Role of Religion in Public Life383
App. AProfiles of Religious Groups in the United States425
App. BFurther Information About NORC GSS Question Wording443
Index449

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