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Author Williams, Daniel K.

Title God's Own Party : the making of the Christian right / Daniel K. Williams.

Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    322.1 WIL    Available
Description viii, 372 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents From isolation to influence -- The emergence of a fundamentalist right -- God and country during the Kennedy presidency -- The Christian Silent Majority -- Nixon's evangelical strategy -- The grassroots campaign to save the family -- Culture wars in the Carter years -- Moral Majority -- Reagan -- Crashing the party -- Capturing the White House.
Subject Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) -- Religion.
Christian conservatism -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Evangelicalism -- Political aspects -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Church history -- 20th century.
United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
ISBN 0195340841 (hardback : alk. paper)
9780195340846 (hardback : alk. paper)

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