Defending faith : the politics of the Christian conservative legal movement /

"Defending Faith is a study of conservative Christian legal advocacy groups--the American Center for Law and Justice, the Center for Law and Religious Freedom, and the Thomas More Law Center, among others. Daniel Bennett explains how these organizations advocate for issues central to Christian...

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Main Author: Bennett, Daniel (Political scientist)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Lawrence, Kansas : University Press of Kansas, 2017
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100 1 |a Bennett, Daniel  |c (Political scientist) 
245 1 0 |a Defending faith :  |b the politics of the Christian conservative legal movement /  |c Daniel Bennett 
260 |a Lawrence, Kansas :  |b University Press of Kansas,  |c 2017 
300 |a x, 218 pages :  |b illustrations ;  |c 24 cm 
500 |a Based on author's thesis (doctoral - Southern Illinois University, Department of Political Science, 2013), issued under title: Organizations, religion, and legal mobilization : the case of Christian conservative legal advocacy 
504 |a Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-203) and index 
505 0 |a The Christian legal movement and Its organizations -- Christian conservative legal advocacy by the issues -- Promoting religious freedom in Christian conservative legal advocacy -- Marriage and the family in Christian conservative legal advocacy -- Defending life in Christian conservative legal advocacy -- Niche advocacy in the Christian legal movement 
520 |a "Defending Faith is a study of conservative Christian legal advocacy groups--the American Center for Law and Justice, the Center for Law and Religious Freedom, and the Thomas More Law Center, among others. Daniel Bennett explains how these organizations advocate for issues central to Christian conservatives, demonstrates how interest groups pursue common goals while maintaining unique identities, and tells a story of the growth and development of an influential legal community in the United States"--  |c Provided by publisher 
650 0 |a Christian lawyers  |z United States 
650 0 |a Cause lawyers  |z United States 
650 0 |a Christian conservatism  |x Political aspects  |z United States 
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