The End of White Christian America

Written By Robert P. Jones
The End of White Christian America
  • Publsiher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 04 July 2017
  • ISBN : 1501122320
  • Pages : 336 pages
  • Rating : 3.5/5 from 5 reviews
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The End of White Christian America

The End of White Christian America
  • Author : Robert P. Jones
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2017-07-04
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN : 1501122320
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Summary : "The founder and CEO of Public Religion Research Institute (PRRI) and columnist for the Atlantic describes how white Protestant Christians have declined in influence and power since the 1990s and explores the effect this has had on America,"--NoveList....

White Christian Privilege

White Christian Privilege
  • Author : Khyati Y. Joshi
  • Publisher : NYU Press
  • Release Date : 2021-09-14
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 1501122320
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Summary : Exposes the invisible ways in which white Christian privilege disadvantages racial and religious minorities in America The United States is recognized as the most religiously diverse country in the world, and yet its laws and customs, which many have come to see as normal features of American life, actually keep ...

Untold Stories

Untold Stories
  • Author : Peter Rios
  • Publisher : Wipf and Stock Publishers
  • Release Date : 2021-12-20
  • Total pages : 184
  • ISBN : 1501122320
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Summary : Despite the exponential growth of Latinx students in Christian higher education, and despite professions of commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion, the Latinx experience in Christian colleges and universities has gone largely unstudied, rendered invisible by the structures and history of colonialism and racism. Untold Stories, by sought-after leadership consultant ...

Beyond Hashtag Activism

Beyond Hashtag Activism
  • Author : Mae Elise Cannon
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release Date : 2020-05-26
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 1501122320
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Summary : The world is not as God intends it to be. But complex problems warrant more attention than quick posts on social media. How can we actually make a difference? Helping us accomplish change through a range of strategic avenues, activist Mae Elise Cannon shows us how to channel our passions ...

Religious Intolerance America and the World

Religious Intolerance  America  and the World
  • Author : John Corrigan
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release Date : 2020-04-17
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 1501122320
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Summary : As the news shows us every day, contemporary American culture and politics are rife with people who demonize their enemies by projecting their own failings and flaws onto them. But this is no recent development. Rather, as John Corrigan argues here, it’s an expression of a trauma endemic to ...

Speak of the Devil

Speak of the Devil
  • Author : Joseph P. Laycock
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2020-01-20
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 1501122320
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Summary : In 2013, when the state of Oklahoma erected a statue of the Ten Commandments on the grounds of the state capitol, a group calling themselves The Satanic Temple applied to erect a statue of Baphomet alongside the Judeo-Christian tablets. Since that time, The Satanic Temple has become a regular voice in ...

An Arrogant Nation That Creates Its Own Reality

An Arrogant Nation That Creates Its Own Reality
  • Author : Rogene A. Buchholz
  • Publisher : AuthorHouse
  • Release Date : 2019-11-13
  • Total pages : 642
  • ISBN : 1501122320
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Summary : Americans seem prone to create their own reality in situations that have faced them over the past several years and this arrogance cost the country dearly. Three events stand out as prime examples this arrogance. The first of these events was the war in Iraq which was based on the ...

Religion and Media in America

Religion and Media in America
  • Author : Anthony Hatcher
  • Publisher : Lexington Books
  • Release Date : 2018-05-25
  • Total pages : 296
  • ISBN : 1501122320
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Summary : Covering topics ranging from the Moral Monday movement to Christian films and performers, Religion and Media in America is a qualitative study of the ways in which religion has been woven into American popular and civic culture. This book explores how Christianity both adapts to and is affected by new ...

Religion and Politics in America

Religion and Politics in America
  • Author : Allen D. Hertzke,Laura R. Olson,Kevin R. den Dulk,Robert Booth Fowler
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2018-08-06
  • Total pages : 378
  • ISBN : 1501122320
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Summary : Religion and politics are never far from the headlines, but their relationship remains complex and often confusing. This book offers an engaging, accessible, and balanced treatment of religion in American politics. It explores the historical, cultural, and legal contexts that motivate religious political engagement and assesses the pragmatic and strategic ...

Witnessing Whiteness

Witnessing Whiteness
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2020-07-07
  • Total pages : 264
  • ISBN : 1501122320
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Summary : Witnessing Whiteness identifies the roots of white supremacy within the Christian church's theology and practice, and argues that the white church has a particular, and fundamental, responsibility to address it. Employing the shared resources of white traditionalist witness theology and black liberationist theology, and attending to the criticisms liberation theology ...

Unreconciled

Unreconciled
  • Author : Andrea Smith
  • Publisher : Duke University Press
  • Release Date : 2019-12-13
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 1501122320
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Summary : In the 1990s, many evangelical Christian organizations and church leaders began to acknowledge their long history of racism and launched efforts at becoming more inclusive of people of color. While much of this racial reconciliation movement has not directly confronted systemic racism's structural causes, there exists a smaller countermovement within ...

American Evangelicals

American Evangelicals
  • Author : Ashlee Quosigk
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2021-05-06
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 1501122320
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Summary : Ashlee Quosigk explores the diversity of opinions within the largest religious group in the US – Evangelical Christians – on the topic of Islam. Evangelicals are often characterized as monolithically antagonistic toward Muslims. This book challenges that stereotype, exposing the sharp divides that exist among Evangelicals on Islam and examines why there ...

Reading the Bible Badly

Reading the Bible Badly
  • Author : Karl Allen Kuhn
  • Publisher : Wipf and Stock Publishers
  • Release Date : 2020-08-31
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 1501122320
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Summary : Reading the Bible Badly exposes how American Christians misunderstand and misuse the Bible, reading Scripture through “lenses” that distort its true character. As Americans, we often read the Bible’s stories and instruction unmindful of their historical and cultural settings, disregarding the testimony of our spiritual ancestors, and finding mostly ...

Believe Me

Believe Me
  • Author : John Fea
  • Publisher : Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing
  • Release Date : 2018-06-28
  • Total pages : 216
  • ISBN : 1501122320
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Summary : A historian’s discerning, critical take on current American politics “Believe me” may be the most commonly used phrase in Donald Trump’s lexicon. Whether about building a wall or protecting a Christian heritage, the refrain has been constant. And to the surprise of many, a good 80 percent of white ...

Trump and the Protestant Reaction to Make America Great Again

Trump and the Protestant Reaction to Make America Great Again
  • Author : Matthew Rowley
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-11-01
  • Total pages : 96
  • ISBN : 1501122320
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Summary : This book explores how polarised interpretations of America’s past influence the present and vice versa. A focus on competing Protestant reactions to President Trump’s ‘Make America Great Again’ slogan evidences a fundamental divide over how America should remember historical racism, sexism and exploitation. Additionally, these Protestants disagree over ...