Faith and Foreign Policy Paperback

The Views and Influence of U.S. Christians and Christian Organizations

by Stephen R. Rock;

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Faith and Foreign Policy

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This work examines how the attitudes and preferences of various Christian groups in the United States can influence U.S. foreign policy with specific examples. "Faith and Foreign Policy" identifies and explains significant differences, along with some similarities, in the attitudes and preferences among Roman Catholics, Evangelical Protestants, and Mainline Protestants in the following foreign policy areas: national security and use of force, human rights, the Middle East, international law and organizations, and protection of the global environment. It locates the sources of these differences primarily in doctrinal and cultural/historical factors, including beliefs about the nature of God, the nature of evil and of Satan, eschatology, the human-environment relationship, the proper role of government, the validity (or lack thereof) of other religions, the relationship of God to the United States, and discipleship and mission. The book highlights how religious leaders, organizations, and believers can influence - and have, through a variety of mechanisms, influenced - the general direction of U.S. foreign policy and specific policy decisions.It provides a unique perspective to the understanding of U.S. behavior and policies by helping to comprehend the origins and diversity of these Christian groups' attitudes and preferences.

Faith and Foreign Policy by Stephen R. Rock was published by Continuum in March 2011. The ISBN for Faith and Foreign Policy is 9780826423207.

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Details for Faith and Foreign Policy

Author / Artist
Book FormatPaperback
PublisherContinuum (March 2011)
Number of Pages224
Thickness18 mm
Height228 mm
Width153 mm
Product Code4026402
Page last updated 30th June 2018
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