Paperback: 256 pages
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA; Updated Edition edition (September 9, 2010)
Product Dimensions: 9.2 x 0.7 x 6 inches
Amazon Rank: 5601693
Format: PDF Text TXT ebook
This volume offers a timely and dynamic study of the rise of religion in American politics, examining the public messages of political leaders over the past seventy-five years. The authors show that U.S. politics today is defined by a calculated, deliberate, and partisan use of faith that is unprecedented in modern politics. Beginning with the election of Ronald Reagan in 1980, America has seen a ...
The God Strategy: How Religion Became A Political Weapon In America reviews:
This is a statistical analysis of targeted word & reference counting in presidential speeches and proclamations over the last 70 years. As such, it's a useful and enlightening tool for understanding ...