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One nation under God : how corporate America invented Christian America

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  • ISBN: 9780465049493 (hardback : alkaline paper)
  • Physical Description: xvi, 352 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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  • Publisher: New York : Basic Books, 2015.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: 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.
Summary, etc.: "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"--
Subject: Christianity and politics United States History 20th century
Church and state United States History 20th century
New Deal, 1933-1939 Public opinion
Corporations Political activity United States History 20th century
Conservatism United States History 20th century
Political culture United States History 20th century
Social conflict United States History 20th century
United States Religion 20th century
United States Politics and government 1933-1945
United States Politics and government 1945-1989
HISTORY / United States / 20th Century
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Ideologies / Conservatism & Liberalism
RELIGION / Religion, Politics & State
HISTORY / Modern / 20th Century
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