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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Encyclopedia of religion in American politics.
Phoenix, Ariz. : Oryx Press, 1999
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeffrey D Schultz; John G West; Iain S MacLean
ISBN: 1573561304 9781573561303
OCLC Number: 40158968
Description: xxxii, 389 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm.
Contents: Encyclopedia of religion in American politics --
Appendices: Speeches and documents. Mayflower Compact (1620) --
The fundamental orders of Connecticut (1639) --
The act of toleration of Maryland Colony (1649) --
The first Thanksgiving Proclamation (1676) --
Clause XVI of the Virginia Declaration of Rights (1776) --
Thomas Jefferson's draft for a bill establishing religious freedom (1779) --
James Madison's "Memorial and remonstrance" (1785) --
The Northwest Ordinance (1787) --
George Washington's Thanksgiving proclamation (1789) --
Constitutional clauses addressing religion (1789-91) --
George Washington's letter to the Hebrew congregation in Newport, Rhode Island (1790) --
President George Washington's farewell address (1796) --
Thomas Jefferson's letter to the Danbury Baptist Association of Connecticut (1802) --
Excerpts from Joseph Story's Commentaries on the Constitution (1833) --
Angelina Grimke's Appeal to Christian women (1836) --
South Carolina Governor John H. Hammond's "Slavery is not a sin" speech (1853) --
Lyrics to " The Battle Hymn of the Republic" by Julia Ward Howe (1862) --
The second inaugural address of President Abraham Lincoln (1865) --
Philip Schaff's speech on " The idea of religious freedom" (1888) --
Andrew Carnegie's "Gospel of Wealth" (1889) --
Pope Leo XIII's encyclical Testem Benevolentiae Nostrae (1899) --
Booker T. Washington's "The religious life of the Negro" speech (1905) --
Humanist Manifesto (1933)--
Economic justice for all: a pastoral letter on Catholic social teaching and the U.S. economy (1986) --
Christian Coalition's "Contract with the American family" (1995).
Series Title: American political landscape series.
Responsibility: edited by Jeffrey D. Schultz, John G. West, Jr. and Iain MacLean ; foreword by Helen Thomas.
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