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Christianity and contemporary politics : the conditions and possibilities of faithful witness / Luke Bretherton.

Author/Creator:
Bretherton, Luke.
Publication:
Chichester, West Sussex, U.K. ; Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, 2010.
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xv, 251 p. ; 24 cm.
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Other Title:
Christianity & contemporary politics
Subjects:
Christians -- Political activity.
Christianity and politics.
Church and state.
Citizenship -- Religious aspects.
Church work.
Contents:
Faith-based organizations and the emerging shape of church-state relations
Local: Augustine, Alinsky, and the politics of the common good
National: Christian cosmopolitanism, refugees, and the politics of proximity
Global: consumerism, fair trade, and the politics of ordinary time
Conclusion: toward a politics of hospitality and a theology of politics.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9781405199681 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1405199687 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781405199698 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1405199695 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC:
426813463