Religious Convictions and Political Choice / Edition 1

Religious Convictions and Political Choice / Edition 1

by Kent Greenawalt
     
 

How far may Americans properly rely on their religious beliefs when they make and defend political decisions? Are decisions based on religious convictions compatible with liberal democratic premises? Kent Greenawalt dissects such issues as abortion and animal rights to illustrate secular and religious bases for decision making, concluding that citizens cannot be… See more details below

Overview

How far may Americans properly rely on their religious beliefs when they make and defend political decisions? Are decisions based on religious convictions compatible with liberal democratic premises? Kent Greenawalt dissects such issues as abortion and animal rights to illustrate secular and religious bases for decision making, concluding that citizens cannot be expected to rely exclusively on rational, secular grounds

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195067798
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
05/28/1991
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
280
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.25(h) x 0.73(d)
Lexile:
1670L (what's this?)

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