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The new religious right

piety, patriotism, and politics

by Walter H. Capps

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Published by University of South Carolina Press in Columbia, S.C .
Written in English

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

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Walter H. Capps.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 249 p. ;
    Number of Pages249
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14557517M
    ISBN 100872497410
    OCLC/WorldCa32191652

      Ben Howe is not the scholar Kidd is, but his book comes closer to an explanation; for, unlike Kidd, Howe was a conservative activist who went through a .   A new and extremely toxic myth is beginning to percolate in on the Christian right: Insisting that Sen. Joseph McCarthy, a paranoid alcoholic who .

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The religious right, or "new Christian right," is a conservative coalition in the United States that has risen in prominence since the late s and has moved many formerly politically marginalized religious conservatives to engage the political process.

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