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politics of moralism

Erling Jorstad

politics of moralism

the new Christian Right in American life

by Erling Jorstad

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Published by Augsburg Pub. House in Minneapolis .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Evangelicalism -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Fundamentalism -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Conservatism -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1977-1981.,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1981-1989.,
    • United States -- Church history -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementErling Jorstad.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBR1642.U5 J68
      The Physical Object
      Pagination128 p. ;
      Number of Pages128
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3788376M
      ISBN 100806618779
      LC Control Number81065641

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