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One Nation Under God : Religion in Contemporary American Society - Barry Kosmin

One Nation Under God

Religion in Contemporary American Society

Paperback Published: 1st November 1994
ISBN: 9780517882184
Number Of Pages: 324

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Based on the most extensive survey ever conducted on religion in America, One Nation Under God delivers surprising revelations about the religious beliefs, practices, and affiliations of Americans. "These statistical findings provide rich material for interpretation of the uniquely American religious experience."--Publishers Weekly.

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"This study offers unique insight into America's religious scene. It includes...religious profiles of ethnic groups and the geographical distributions of religions in the country. It even ranks religions based on education, income, home ownership and employment."--National Catholic Reporter

"Brilliantly researched and clearly written, One Nation Under God is a once-in-a-generation book that is must reading for anyone who wants to understand today's society."--New York Times Syndicate

Introductionp. 1
Religion in American Culture: A Historical Overviewp. 18
Geography Is Destinyp. 49
From the Ethnic Factor to the New Agep. 114
The Politics of Religion and the Religion of Politicsp. 157
Culture War: Generational, Gender, and Family Issuesp. 209
The Religious Pecking Orderp. 251
Conclusionp. 278
Religious Statisticsp. 284
Bibliographyp. 302
Indexp. 309
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ISBN: 9780517882184
ISBN-10: 0517882183
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 324
Published: 1st November 1994
Publisher: CROWN PUB INC
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.5 x 15.9  x 2.1
Weight (kg): 0.45
Edition Number: 1

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