What Democrats talk about when they talk about God : religious communication in Democratic Party politics

The religious explorations of Thomas Jefferson and his public and private expressions of faith Paul Haridakis -- Deities, divisions, and democrats : the "political left" and religion Penni M. Pier -- The three faces of John : mutable religious personae in the 2004 presidential race David W...

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Other Authors: Weiss, David 1961-
Format: Print Book
Language:English
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Published: Lanham, Md [u.a.] Lexington Books c2010
Further subjects:B Christianity and politics United States
B Democratic Party (U.S.)
B Religion and politics United States
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Summary:The religious explorations of Thomas Jefferson and his public and private expressions of faith Paul Haridakis -- Deities, divisions, and democrats : the "political left" and religion Penni M. Pier -- The three faces of John : mutable religious personae in the 2004 presidential race David Weiss -- Bill Clinton's looking glass : a metaphorical analogy for the faith and values of the Democratic Party Paul R. Raptis, C. Thomas Preston, Allison J. Ainsworth, and David Weiss -- The "voice of God" in democratic political rhetoric : exploring the social-political gospel of John Edwards Brent S. Roberts and Daniel D. Gross -- Al Gore's rational faith and unreasonable religion Christina M. Knopf -- The audacity of faith : an inclusive political rhetoric James T. Petre and Lenore Langsdorf -- Dancing on the wall : an analysis of Barack Obama's "call to renewal" keynote address Biff Rocha and Jeffrey L. Morrow -- Change the context, build the coalition : democrats, abortion reduction, and the politics of articulation Samuel Boerboom -- Tim Kaine's Catholic evangelical rhetoric Sara Ann Mehltretter -- Dwelling amongst the righteous : Keith Ellison : demagogue or demon? Julie R. Woodbury
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references and index
ISBN:073913826X