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The Faith of George W. Bush: The Personal, Practical, and Political

  • Carin Robinson
  • Clyde Wilcox
Part of the The Evolving American Presidency Series book series (EAP)

Abstract

When historians and political scientists reinterpret the religious beliefs and practices of long-dead presidents, and attempt to ascertain the impact of a president’s faith on his politics, they are often limited to a handful of original documents, and a finite amount of historical records. Often the depiction turns on interpretations of a few key facts—whether a president regularly attended church or mentioned God in his personal letters. Often historians wish for a richer source of information.

Keywords

Bible Study Evangelical Church Reform Social Security Christian Conservative Presidential Debate 
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  • Carin Robinson
  • Clyde Wilcox

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