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In defense of civility : how religion can unite America on seven moral issues that divide us

Author: James Calvin Davis
Publisher: Louisville, Ky. : Westminster John Knox Press, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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From "the big four" (abortion, homosexuality, euthanasia, and stem cell research) to war, poverty, and the environment, this timely book considers religion's impact on moral debates in America past and present. James Calvin Davis argues for religion's potential to enrich both the content and the civility of public conversation.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Calvin Davis
ISBN: 9780664235444 0664235441
OCLC Number: 505423922
Description: xiii, 198 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: At war over values (allegedly) --
Aren't we a Christian nation? --
But what about the separation of church and state? --
Isn't religion a conversation stopper? --
Abortion and stem cells --
The end of marriage as we know it? --
Living and dying well --
War is a moral issue --
Tree-huggers and Bible-thumpers unite! --
It's the economy (again), stupid! --
In defense of civility.
Responsibility: James Calvin Davis.
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From "the big four" (abortion, homosexuality, euthanasia, and stem cell research) to war, poverty, and the environment, this timely book considers religion's impact on moral debates in America past and present. James Calvin Davis argues for religion's potential to enrich both the content and the civility of public conversation.

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