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Civil Religion Today
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Rhys H. Williams, Raymond Haberski Jr., Philip Goff
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-10-26 - Publisher: NYU Press

"An important concept that scholars have used to help understand the relationship between religion and the American nation and polity has been "civil religion." A seminal article by Robert Bellah appeared just over fifty years ago. A multi-disciplinary array of scholars in this volume assess the concept's origins, history, and
Civil Religion Today
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Rhys H. Williams, Raymond Haberski Jr., Philip Goff
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-10-26 - Publisher: NYU Press

Moves the discussion of American civil religion into the twenty-first century Civil Religion, a term made popular by sociologist Robert Bellah a little over fifty years ago, describes how people might share in a sacred sense of their nation. While hotly debated, the idea continues to enjoy wide application among
Civil Religion Today
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Philip S. Gorski
Categories: Civil religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher:

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Perspectives on Civil Religion
Language: en
Pages: 283
Authors: Gerald Parsons
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Routledge

This title was first published in 2002: Perspectives on Civil Religion introduces the concept of civil religion, examines the use of the concept in recent scholarship and investigates examples of civil religion in the contemporary world. The book sets out to explore tensions and complexities in the relationship between the
American Civil Religion
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Peter Gardella
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Peter Gardella explores the monuments, texts, and images that embody the spirit of the United States.