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Choosing the dream : the future of religion in American public life

Author: Frederick Mark Gedicks; Roger Hendrix
Publisher: New York : Greenwood Press, ©1991.
Series: Contributions to the study of religion, no. 32.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Many Americans are deeply religious in their personal lives, yet the nation's public life is largely empty of religious content and often even hostile to religion. This contradiction between secular  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Gedicks, Frederick Mark.
Choosing the dream.
New York : Greenwood Press, ©1991
(OCoLC)551331329
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frederick Mark Gedicks; Roger Hendrix
ISBN: 0313278091 9780313278099
OCLC Number: 23215296
Description: xii, 196 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Preface Introduction: Religion in American Public Life Religion in America The Paradox of Religion in America The Threat of Religion in America The Alienation of Religion from American Public Life Religion and the Secular Religion and the Unconscious Religion and the Rational Reconcilation or Repression? The Reconciliation of Religion to American Public Life Choosing the Dream Beyond Rationalism Beyond Historicism Beyond Perfectionism Beyond Secularism Conclusion: The Future of Religion Select Bibliography Index
Series Title: Contributions to the study of religion, no. 32.
Responsibility: Frederick Mark Gedicks and Roger Hendrix.

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