Item description for Religious Interests in Community Conflict: Beyond the Culture Wars by Paul A. Djupe & Laura R. Olson...
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 the political motivations, effectiveness, and interplay of organized religious interests as they confront public problems in their local communities.
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Studio: Baylor University Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.96" Width: 6.12" Height: 0.94" Weight: 1.25 lbs.
Release Date Feb 2, 2007
Publisher Baylor University Press
ISBN 1932792511 ISBN13 9781932792515
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More About Paul A. Djupe & Laura R. Olson
Paul A. Djupe is Associate Professor of Political Science at Denison University in Granville, Ohio. He is the coauthor of Religious Interests in Community Conflict: Beyond the Culture Wars, The Prophetic Pulpit: Clergy, Churches, and Communities in American Politics, and Religious Institutions and Minor Parties in the United States, as well as articles on religion and politics appearing in such journals as American Journal of Political Science, Journal of Politics, Political Research Quarterly, Politics and Religion, and Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion.
Paul A. Djupe has an academic affiliation as follows - Denison University, Ohio.