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Author Chapp, Christopher B., 1979-
Title Religious rhetoric and American politics [electronic resource] : the endurance of civil religion in electoral campaigns / Christopher B. Chapp.
Published Ithaca [N.Y.] : Cornell University Press, 2012.
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 Electronic Book  BL2525 .C443 2012eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (xiii, 173 p.) : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents A theory of religious rhetoric in American campaigns -- Religious rhetoric in American political history -- Religious rhetoric and the politics of identity -- Religious rhetoric and the politics of emotive appeals -- The consequences of religious language on presidential candidate evaluations -- Civil religion identity and the task of political representation -- The rhetorical construction of religious constituencies.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Religion and politics -- United States.
Rhetoric -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
Rhetoric -- Political aspects -- United States.
Identity politics -- United States.
Civil religion -- United States.
Political campaigns -- United States.
Related To Print version: Chapp, Christopher B.,. Religious rhetoric and American politics. Ithaca [N.Y.] : Cornell University Press, 2012. 9780801451263 0801451264 (DLC) 2012016338
ISBN 0801465680 (electronic bk.)
9780801465680 (electronic bk.)
9780801451263 (cloth : alk. paper)
0801451264 (cloth : alk. paper)