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The Resource The devil you know : the surprising link between conservative Christianity and crime, by Elicka Peterson-Sparks, Ph. D

The devil you know : the surprising link between conservative Christianity and crime, by Elicka Peterson-Sparks, Ph. D

Label
The devil you know : the surprising link between conservative Christianity and crime
Title
The devil you know
Title remainder
the surprising link between conservative Christianity and crime
Statement of responsibility
by Elicka Peterson-Sparks, Ph. D
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Peterson-Sparks, Elicka
Index
index present
LC call number
BR516
LC item number
.P43 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christianity and politics
  • Christian conservatism
  • Religious right
  • Fundamentalism
  • Crime
  • Christian conservatism
  • Christianity and politics
  • Crime
  • Religious right
  • United States
Label
The devil you know : the surprising link between conservative Christianity and crime, by Elicka Peterson-Sparks, Ph. D
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: ch. One When Did Christians Get So Mean (Again)? -- ch. Two Jesus Loves You, but We're His Favorites -- Is the United States a Christian Nation? -- Historical Arguments -- Cultural Arguments -- Statistical Arguments -- The Continuing Influence of Christianity in the United States: The Example of Nonbelievers -- ch. Three Why Pick on Christian Nationalists -- A Cultural Movement -- Attributes of the Belief System -- Criminogenic Features of These Attributes -- ch. Four A Theory of Violent Religiosity -- The Big Three: Criminogenic Aspects of Christian Nationalism -- A Theology and Culture of Violence -- The Psychology of the Fear of Death -- Providing Support for Criminogenic Strategies in the Criminal Justice System -- Predicting Violence Related to Christian Nationalism -- Comparisons to a Few Competing Explanations -- Some Final Thoughts and Suggestions for Researchers -- ch. Five The Bible, Cafeteria Style -- The War on Sin -- Lethal Violence in the Bible -- Women as Wicked and Subhuman -- God Hates Homosexuals -- Spare the Rod and Spoil the Child -- ch. Six The Lion or the Lamb -- The Future of Crime and Justice in America -- From Theory to Research to Improvement -- Freedom from Religious Tyranny -- The Ten Commandments in Action -- What Would Jesus Really Do? -- Ten Suggestions for Combating Religious Violence in the United States
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
320 pages
Isbn
9781633881501
Lccn
2015037575
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn911594246
  • (OCoLC)911594246
Label
The devil you know : the surprising link between conservative Christianity and crime, by Elicka Peterson-Sparks, Ph. D
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: ch. One When Did Christians Get So Mean (Again)? -- ch. Two Jesus Loves You, but We're His Favorites -- Is the United States a Christian Nation? -- Historical Arguments -- Cultural Arguments -- Statistical Arguments -- The Continuing Influence of Christianity in the United States: The Example of Nonbelievers -- ch. Three Why Pick on Christian Nationalists -- A Cultural Movement -- Attributes of the Belief System -- Criminogenic Features of These Attributes -- ch. Four A Theory of Violent Religiosity -- The Big Three: Criminogenic Aspects of Christian Nationalism -- A Theology and Culture of Violence -- The Psychology of the Fear of Death -- Providing Support for Criminogenic Strategies in the Criminal Justice System -- Predicting Violence Related to Christian Nationalism -- Comparisons to a Few Competing Explanations -- Some Final Thoughts and Suggestions for Researchers -- ch. Five The Bible, Cafeteria Style -- The War on Sin -- Lethal Violence in the Bible -- Women as Wicked and Subhuman -- God Hates Homosexuals -- Spare the Rod and Spoil the Child -- ch. Six The Lion or the Lamb -- The Future of Crime and Justice in America -- From Theory to Research to Improvement -- Freedom from Religious Tyranny -- The Ten Commandments in Action -- What Would Jesus Really Do? -- Ten Suggestions for Combating Religious Violence in the United States
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
320 pages
Isbn
9781633881501
Lccn
2015037575
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn911594246
  • (OCoLC)911594246

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