TITLE

What Happened to the Values Voter?: Believers and the 2008 Election

AUTHOR(S)
Green, John C.
PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Mar2009, Issue 191, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an exploration into the religious aspects of the 2008 election of U.S. president Barack Obama. A statistical overview is provided for several religious parties and their influences during the campaign. Discussion is offered analyzing the shift in discourse from the earlier models of the Religious Right and "values voters" in previous elections. Reflection is also given on future trends in religious discourse in U.S. politics.
ACCESSION #
36617451

 

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