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The Resource One nation under God : how corporate America invented Christian America, Kevin M. Kruse

One nation under God : how corporate America invented Christian America, Kevin M. Kruse

Label
One nation under God : how corporate America invented Christian America
Title
One nation under God
Title remainder
how corporate America invented Christian America
Statement of responsibility
Kevin M. Kruse
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In One Nation Under God, award-winning historian Kevin M. Kruse argues that the story of Christian America begins with the Great Depression, when a coalition of businessmen and religious leaders united in opposition to the New Deal. As Kruse shows, corporations from General Motors and Kraft Foods to J.C. Penney and Hilton Hotels, poured money into the coffers of conservative religious leaders, who in turn used those funds to attack FDR's New Deal administration as a program of "pagan statism" that perverted the central tenet of Christianity: the salvation of the individual"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
322/.10973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • BR517
  • BR517
LC item number
  • .K78 2015
  • .K78 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
One nation under God : how corporate America invented Christian America, Kevin M. Kruse
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 299-337) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
PART I: Creation -- "Freedom Under God" -- The Great Crusades -- PART II: Consecration -- "Government Under God" -- Pledging Allegiance -- Pitchmen for Piety -- PART III: Conflict -- "Whose Religious Tradition?" -- "Our So-Called Religious Leaders" -- "Which Side Are You On?" -- Epilogue
Control code
888557074
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvi, 352 pages
Isbn
9780465049493
Lccn
2014035883
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 2014035883
  • 2014035883
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (CaEvSKY)sky268966206
  • (OCoLC)888557074
Label
One nation under God : how corporate America invented Christian America, Kevin M. Kruse
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 299-337) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
PART I: Creation -- "Freedom Under God" -- The Great Crusades -- PART II: Consecration -- "Government Under God" -- Pledging Allegiance -- Pitchmen for Piety -- PART III: Conflict -- "Whose Religious Tradition?" -- "Our So-Called Religious Leaders" -- "Which Side Are You On?" -- Epilogue
Control code
888557074
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvi, 352 pages
Isbn
9780465049493
Lccn
2014035883
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 2014035883
  • 2014035883
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (CaEvSKY)sky268966206
  • (OCoLC)888557074

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