Religious Interests in Community Conflict: Beyond the Culture Wars

Synopsis

This volume investigates some of the most visible issues in American politics today, including gay marriage and race, along with ongoing concerns that often fly below the radar of the mass media, such as healthcare and homelessness. The book uncovers explores the political motivations, effectiveness, and interplay of organised religious interests as they confront public problems in their local communities.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Paul A. Djupe
  • Laura R. Olson
  • James M. Penning
  • Andrew Storteboom
  • David F Damore
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Waco, TX
Publication year:
  • 2007