Religion and the American Political Culture: Alternative Models of Citizenship and Discipleship
Three models of the American political culture are considered: consensus theories, dualistic theories, and pluralism. The appropriate role of religion in each is examined, and the risks to both politics and religion are assessed.
Cultural pluralism; Political culture; Political culture--U.S. states; Religion; Religion and politics
American Politics | Political Science | Religion | Sociology | Sociology of Culture
Jelen, T. G.
Religion and the American Political Culture: Alternative Models of Citizenship and Discipleship.
Sociology of Religion, 56(3),