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The Resource God-Botherers and Other True-Believers : Gandhi, Hitler, and the Religious Right

God-Botherers and Other True-Believers : Gandhi, Hitler, and the Religious Right

Label
God-Botherers and Other True-Believers : Gandhi, Hitler, and the Religious Right
Title
God-Botherers and Other True-Believers
Title remainder
Gandhi, Hitler, and the Religious Right
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When reason fails to guide us in our everyday lives, we turn to faith, to religion; we close our minds; we reject austere reasoning. This rejection, which is a faith-based social and intellectual malignancy, has two unfortunate consequences: it blocks the way to knowledge that might enhance the quality of life and it opens the way to charlatans who exploit the faith of others. Examining two unquestionable malignancies of "the Christian Right" in present-day politics in the United States and the "secular religion" of Hitler's National Socialism, as well as the third, more complex case of Gandhi
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bailey, F. G
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gandhi
  • Hitler, Adolf
  • Gandhi
  • Hitler, Adolf
  • Religion and politics
  • Religious fundamentalism
  • Religious right
  • Christian conservatism
  • National socialism
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Christian conservatism
  • National socialism
  • Religion and politics
  • Religious fundamentalism
  • Religious right
  • United States
Label
God-Botherers and Other True-Believers : Gandhi, Hitler, and the Religious Right
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-219) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Title page-God-Botherers and Other True-Believers; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; PArt I-Faith and Politics; Chapter 1-Faith, Reason and Consequences; Chapter 2-Religion and Persuasion in Politics; Part II-Antagonistic Religions; Chapter 3-Desert, Marketplace and Forum; Chapter 4-The Need for Enemies; Part III-A Religion of Love; Chapter 5-Gandhi; Chapter 6-Gandhi's Charisma; Chapter 7-Gandhi's Religion and Political Reality; Chpater 8-The First Cause and the Last Word; References; Index
Control code
ocn645100881
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (244 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857450012
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7hzk7m
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)645100881
Label
God-Botherers and Other True-Believers : Gandhi, Hitler, and the Religious Right
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-219) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Title page-God-Botherers and Other True-Believers; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; PArt I-Faith and Politics; Chapter 1-Faith, Reason and Consequences; Chapter 2-Religion and Persuasion in Politics; Part II-Antagonistic Religions; Chapter 3-Desert, Marketplace and Forum; Chapter 4-The Need for Enemies; Part III-A Religion of Love; Chapter 5-Gandhi; Chapter 6-Gandhi's Charisma; Chapter 7-Gandhi's Religion and Political Reality; Chpater 8-The First Cause and the Last Word; References; Index
Control code
ocn645100881
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (244 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857450012
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7hzk7m
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)645100881

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