The Christian Coalition : Dreams of Restoration, Demands for Recognition

The Christian Coalition : Dreams of Restoration, Demands for Recognition
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Watson examines the Christian Coalition in the context of religious and political history in the United States, offering theories that help to explain its purpose, its popularity, and its power. He argues that the main motives for its existence are a longing for the restoration of America to a “purer,” homogeneous nation under God and a desire for widespread recognition of conservative Christians as a minority victimized by a socially liberal world.