Republicanism, Religion, and the Soul of America
|Series title:||Eric Voegelin Inst Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Publisher:||University of Missouri Press|
| Book Format:||Ebook|
|List Price:||USD $30.00|
| Book Description: |
As debates rage over the place of faith in our national life, Tocqueville's nineteenth-century crediting of religion for shaping America is largely overlooked today. Now, in Republicanism, Religion, and the Soul of America, Ellis Sandoz reveals the major role that Protestant Christianity played in the formation and early period of the American republic. Sandoz traces the rise of republican government from key sources in Protestant civilization, paying...