The Religious Right: A Reference Handbook

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The Religious Right, 2nd Ed.: A Reference Handbook

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Political scientist Utter and historian Storey, both of Lamar University, here update their 1995 reference work on the religious Right. The authors "treat the religious Right as an essentially ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
1
Chronology
35
Biographical Sketches
73
Survey Data and Quotations
125
Quotations
138
Scholarly and Polemical
152
Directory of Organizations
157
Organizations Critical of the Religious Right
187
Periodicals
280
Selected Nonprint Resources
291
Audiotapes and Videotapes about the Religious Right
326
Radio and Television Programs
334
CDROMs
337
Internet Resources
338
Glossary
347
Index
357

Selected Print Resources
193
Works from the Religious Right
232
About the Authors
383
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About the author (2001)

Glenn H. Utter is professor of political science and chair of the Department of Political Science at Lamar University, Beaumont, TX.

John W. Storey is professor of history and chair of the History Department at Lamar University, Beaumont, TX.

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