The Resource Religion in America, David Haugen and Susan Musser, book editors

Religion in America, David Haugen and Susan Musser, book editors

Label
Religion in America
Title
Religion in America
Statement of responsibility
David Haugen and Susan Musser, book editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This volume explores the topics relating to religion in the United States by presenting varied expert opinions that examine many of the different aspects that comprise these issues. The viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected and often hard-to-find sources and publications. Allows the reader to attain the higher-level critical thinking and reading skills that are essential in a culture of diverse and contradictory opinions
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
200.973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BL2525
LC item number
.R4646 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1969-
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  • Haugen, David M.
  • Musser, Susan
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints
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United States
Label
Religion in America, David Haugen and Susan Musser, book editors
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • The
  • decline of Christianity in America has been exaggerated
  • Ed Stetzer
  • Ch. 1 Is America a religious nation? :
  • America was founded on religious principles
  • M. Stanton Evans
  • America was founded on secular principles
  • Jack Feerick
  • Christianity in America is declining
  • Barry A. Kosmin,
  • Ariela Keysar
  • Barry Lynn
  • Politics and religion should be separate
  • Jon Meacham
  • Politics and religion cannot be separated
  • Hunter R. Rawlings III
  • Ch. 2 What effect does religion have on American society? :
  • Religion benefits American society
  • Patrick F. Fagan
  • Religion has not benefited American society
  • Gregory S. Paul
  • Faith-based government programs have a positive impact on America
  • Aimee Welch
  • Faith-based government programs have a negative impact on America
  • Jaana Goodrich
  • Preachers should be allowed to endorse political candidates from the pulpit
  • Ron Johnson
  • Preachers should not be allowed to endorse political candidates from the pulpit
  • Eric Williams
  • Ch. 3 What should be done to accomodate religious freedom in America? :
  • Bible classes should be offered in public schools
  • William R. Mattox Jr.
  • Bible classes should not be offered in public schools
  • Michael Jinkins
  • Medical practitioners should be protected by conscience clauses
  • Wesley J. Smith
  • Medical practitioners should not beprotected by conscience clauses
  • Religious Americans support abortion rights
  • Nancy Northup
  • Religious Americans do not support abortion rights
  • Dennis Di Mauro
  • Abortion is not a religious issue
  • Garry Wills
  • Belief in God and evolution are incompatible
  • Andrew A. Snelling
  • Belief in God and evolution are not incompatible
  • Karl Giberson,
  • Ch. 4 What values should religious Americans support? :
  • Darrel Falk
  • Christians should oppose same-sex marriage
  • Mark Galli
  • Christians should support same-sex marriage /
  • part I,
  • John Bryson Chane ;
  • part II,
  • Lisa Miller
Control code
ocn607987925
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
237 p.
Isbn
9780737749892
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010016975
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1275963
  • (OCoLC)607987925
Label
Religion in America, David Haugen and Susan Musser, book editors
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • The
  • decline of Christianity in America has been exaggerated
  • Ed Stetzer
  • Ch. 1 Is America a religious nation? :
  • America was founded on religious principles
  • M. Stanton Evans
  • America was founded on secular principles
  • Jack Feerick
  • Christianity in America is declining
  • Barry A. Kosmin,
  • Ariela Keysar
  • Barry Lynn
  • Politics and religion should be separate
  • Jon Meacham
  • Politics and religion cannot be separated
  • Hunter R. Rawlings III
  • Ch. 2 What effect does religion have on American society? :
  • Religion benefits American society
  • Patrick F. Fagan
  • Religion has not benefited American society
  • Gregory S. Paul
  • Faith-based government programs have a positive impact on America
  • Aimee Welch
  • Faith-based government programs have a negative impact on America
  • Jaana Goodrich
  • Preachers should be allowed to endorse political candidates from the pulpit
  • Ron Johnson
  • Preachers should not be allowed to endorse political candidates from the pulpit
  • Eric Williams
  • Ch. 3 What should be done to accomodate religious freedom in America? :
  • Bible classes should be offered in public schools
  • William R. Mattox Jr.
  • Bible classes should not be offered in public schools
  • Michael Jinkins
  • Medical practitioners should be protected by conscience clauses
  • Wesley J. Smith
  • Medical practitioners should not beprotected by conscience clauses
  • Religious Americans support abortion rights
  • Nancy Northup
  • Religious Americans do not support abortion rights
  • Dennis Di Mauro
  • Abortion is not a religious issue
  • Garry Wills
  • Belief in God and evolution are incompatible
  • Andrew A. Snelling
  • Belief in God and evolution are not incompatible
  • Karl Giberson,
  • Ch. 4 What values should religious Americans support? :
  • Darrel Falk
  • Christians should oppose same-sex marriage
  • Mark Galli
  • Christians should support same-sex marriage /
  • part I,
  • John Bryson Chane ;
  • part II,
  • Lisa Miller
Control code
ocn607987925
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
237 p.
Isbn
9780737749892
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010016975
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1275963
  • (OCoLC)607987925

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