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The relevance of religion : how faithful people can change politics

Author: John C Danforth
Publisher: New York : Random House, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Argues for the use of religious faith and compassion to help overcome the extremely partisan nature of contemporary politics and restore civic virtue, envisioning a political process and Republican party that uses religion to unite, rather than divide.
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John C Danforth
ISBN: 9780812997903 0812997905
OCLC Number: 911199966
Description: xviii, 268 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Prologue: Fixing broken government --
A personal quest --
Politics is not religion --
The making of virtuous citizens --
One nation --
Creation --
Compromise and principle --
Conclusion: What next?
Responsibility: John Danforth.

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Argues for the use of religious faith and compassion to help overcome the extremely partisan nature of contemporary politics and restore civic virtue, envisioning a political process and Republican party that uses religion to unite, rather than divide.

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