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Blasphemy : how the religious right is hijacking the Declaration of independence

Author: Alan M Dershowitz
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley ; Chichester : John Wiley [distributor], 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The noted legal expert and best-selling author of The Case for Israel looks at the diverse ways in which the religious right has been abusing the Declaration of Independence in an effort to Christianize America, countering arguments that the document was founded on biblical law and providing a case to disprove a grave distortion of one of America's most important documents.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan M Dershowitz
ISBN: 9780470084557 0470084553 9780470281680 0470281685
OCLC Number: 85829236
Description: ix, 195 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Is the United States a Christian nation? --
The God of the Declaration: Is He the God of today's Christian right? --
The Christian right's strategy to turn the Declaration into a baptismal certificate --
What are "the laws of nature and of nature's God"? --
Appendix: The Declaration of Independence.
Responsibility: Alan Dershowitz.

Abstract:

The noted legal expert and best-selling author of The Case for Israel looks at the diverse ways in which the religious right has been abusing the Declaration of Independence in an effort to Christianize America, countering arguments that the document was founded on biblical law and providing a case to disprove a grave distortion of one of America's most important documents.

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