The Theme Is Freedom (Google eBook)

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Regnery Publishing, 1994 - Conservatism - 36 pages
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The theme is freedom: religion, politics, and the American tradition

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That there is conflict over the accepted place of religion in our public life and institutions goes without saying. Journalist Evans argues that we have erroneous notions about the origins of our ... Read full review

Contents

The Liberal History Lesson
3
In Search of Freedom
22
The Age of the Despots
39
From Champagne to Ditch Water
57
The Uses of Tradition
75
If Men Were Angels
95
The Rise of Neopaganism
113
The Birth of Liberty
131
The American Revolution
204
The Declaration of Independence
226
The Law of the Constitution
248
An Establishment of Religion
270
The Economics of Freedom
289
The Need for Limits
308
Notes
325
Bibliography
341

The Making of Magna Carta
149
The Social Contract
167
The Dissidence of Dissent
185

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