Examines the involvement of evangelical Christianity in modern-day American partisan politics, criticizing the new generation of religious leaders who have corrupted the Christian faith on behalf of the Republican Party.
ISBN: 0465005195 :
Physical Description:xxviii, 242 p. ; 22 cm. print
Publisher:New York, N.Y. : Basic Books, c2006.
Contents / Notes
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Bullies in the pulpit -- Strange bedfellows: the abortion myth, homosexuality, and the ruse of selective literalism -- Where have all the Baptists gone? : Roy's Rock, Roger Williams, and the First Amendment -- Deconstructing democracy: school vouchers, homeschooling, and the war on public education -- Creationism by design: the Religious Right's request for intellectual legitimacy --- Voices in the wilderness: Evangelicals and the environment -- Taking the country back -- Decoding the rhetoric of the Religious Right.