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Author Settje, David E., 1970-

Title Faith and war : how Christians debated the Cold and Vietnam Wars / David E. Settje
Published New York : New York University Press, [2011]
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 233 pages)
Summary Throughout American history, Christianity has shaped public opinion, guided leaders in their decision making, and stood at the center of countless issues. To gain complete knowledge of an era, historians must investigate the religious context of what transpired, why it happened, and how. Yet too little is known about American Christianity's foreign policy opinions during the Cold and Vietnam Wars. To gain a deeper understanding of this period (1964-75), David E. Settje explores the diversity of American Christian responses to the Cold and Vietnam Wars to determine how Americans engaged in deba
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-224) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Christianity and international relations -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Religious aspects -- Christianity
Cold War -- Religious aspects -- Christianity
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0814708722 (electronic bk
0814741347 (electronic bk
9780814708729 (electronic bk
9780814741344 (electronic bk