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The fracture of good order : Christian antiliberalism and the challenge to American politics

Author: Jason Bivins
Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2003.
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Whether picketing outside abortion clinics, speaking out at school board meetings, or attending anti-death penalty vigils, many Americans have publicly opposed local, state, or federal government policies on the basis of their religious convictions. In this book, Jason Bivins examines the growing phenomenon of Christian protest against civil authority and political order in the United States. He argues that since  Read more...
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Bivins, Jason.
Fracture of good order.
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2003
(DLC) 2002153735
(OCoLC)51046791
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jason Bivins
ISBN: 0807861502 9780807861509
OCLC Number: 56356633
Description: 1 online resource (x, 218 pages)
Responsibility: Jason C. Bivins.
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An examination of the growing phenomenon of Christian protest against civil authority and political order in the USA. It argues that, since the 1960s, there has been a proliferation of religious  Read more...

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This is a fascinating book that uses the concept of Christian anti-liberalism to tie together disparate figures such as the Berrigans, Jim Wallis, and Michael Farris. (Clyde Wilcox, Georgetown Read more...

 
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