Mediating Religion and Government

Political Institutions and the Policy Process

  • Editors
  • Kevin R. den Dulk
  • Elizabeth A. Oldmixon

Part of the Palgrave Studies in Religion, Politics, and Policy book series (PSRPP)

About this book

Introduction

The study of religion and politics is a strongly behavioral sub-discipline, and within the American context, scholars place tremendous emphasis on its influence on political attitudes and behaviors, resultuing in a better understanding of religion's ability to shape voting patterns, party affiliation, and views of public policy.

Keywords

Religion institutions Congress president parties interest groups bureaucracy courts constitution government Institution mediation Policy politics religion and politics violence

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137389756
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2014
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Political Science Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-48392-1
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-38975-6
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