TITLE

The Birth of an American Christian Democratic Party

AUTHOR(S)
Baker, Hunter
PUB. DATE
September 2017
SOURCE
Modern Age;Fall2017, Vol. 59 Issue 4, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses Christian Democracy and free-market liberalism and socialism. It is noted that Christian Democrats have been part of governing coalitions in several countries including Germany. Topics include Christian world­ view of the Reformation, civil rights, and balance between state socialism and capitalism.
ACCESSION #
126270424

 

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