Political Studies

Allen, Ronald B.  The Majesty of Man: The Dignity of Being Human.  Portland: Multnoman, 1984. 

Amstutze, Mark. Christian Ethics and United States Foreign Policy. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1987.

Bahnsen, Greg. Theonomy and Christian Ethics. 2d ed. Phillipsburg: Presbyterian and Reformed, 1984. & 241.2 B14

Bandow, Doug. Beyond Good Intentions: A Biblical View of Politics. Westchester: Crossway, 1988.

Barker, William S. and W. Robert Godfrey, eds. Theonomy: A Reformed Critique. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1990.

Barton, David. The Myth of Separation: What is the Correct Relationship between Church and State? Aledo: Wallbuilder Press, 1992.

______. Original Intent: The Courts, the Constitution, and Religion. Aledo: Wallbuilder Press, 1996.

Bork, Robert H. The Tempting of America. New York: Free Press, 1990. & 347.73 B64

Brown, Harold O. J. The Reconstruction of the Republic. New Rochelle: Arlington House, 1977. & 209.73 B81

Carter, Stephen L.  The Culture of Disbelif: How American Law and Politics Trivialize Religious Devotion.  San Francisco: Basic Books, 1993.  & 291.17 C24

______.  Integrity.  New York: Harper Collins, 1996.

Cerillo, Augustus, Jr., and Murray W. Dempster, eds. Salt and Light: Evangelical Political Thought in Modern America. Grand Rapids: Baker, 1989.

Clouse, R., ed. Protest and Politics. Greenwood: Attic Press, 1968. & 261.8 C62

Coll, Alberto R. The Western Heritage and American Values: Law, Theology, and History. Washington, D.C.: University Press of America, 1982.

Cullman, O. The State in the New Testament. New York: Scribner, 1956.

& 225.826 C89

______. The Theological Foundations of Law. Garden City: Doubleday, 1960.

Curry, Dean, ed. Evangelicals and the Bishops' Pastoral Letter. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1984.

D'Souza, Dinesh. Illiberal Education: The Politics of Race and Sex on Campus. New York: Free Press, 1991.

Eidsmoe, John.  Christianity and the Constitution.  Grand Rapids: Baker, 1987.

Ellul, Jacques. The Politics of God and the Politics of Man. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1972. & 222.54 El5

______. The Theological Foundations of Law.  London:  SCM Press Ltd., 1960.

& 340.1 El5

Elshtain, Jean Bethke.  Real Politics: Political Theory and Everyday Life.  Baltimore: John Hopkins University Press, 1997.

______.  Augustine and the Limits of Politics.  Notre Dame: University of Notre Dame Press, 1996.

Finnis, John.  Natural Law and Natural Rights.  Oxford: Clarendon, 1980. 

Fowler, Robert B. A New Engagement: Evangelical Political Thought, 1966-1976. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1982. & 261.7 F82

Gaede, S.D.  When Tolerance is No Virtue.  Downers Grove: InterVarsity, 1993. 

& 261.0973 G11

Gay, Craig M. With Liberty and Justice for Whom? The Recent Evangelical Debate Over Capitalism. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1991.

Goudzwaard, Bob. A Christian Political Option. Toronto: Wedge, 1972.

Guth, James L., and John C. Green, eds. The Bible and the Ballot Box. Boulder: Westview, 1991.

Hatch, Nathan.  The Democratization of American Christianity.  New Haven: Yale, 1991.

Henry, Carl F. H.  Has Democracy Had Its Day?.  Nashville: ERLC Publications, 1996.

Henry, Paul B. Politics for Evangelicals. Valley Forge: Judson Press, 1974.

Howard, Philip K.  The Death of Common Sense: How Law is Suffocating America.  New York: Random House, 1994.

Leege, David C. and Lyman A. Kellstedt, eds. Rediscovering the Religious Factor in American Politics. Armonk: M. E. Sharpe, 1993.

Lyon, David. Karl Marx: A Christian Assessment of His Life and Thought. Downers Grove: InterVarsity Press, 1979.

Maclear, J.F., ed.  Church and State in the Modern Age.  Oxford: Oxford Univeristy Press, 1995.

Malik, Charles H. "International Order." In Baker's Dictionary of Christian Ethics. Ed. Carl F. H. Henry.. Grand Rapids: Baker, 1973.

& REF 171.1 H39b

Malloch, Ted, and William A. Harper, eds. Where Are We Now? The State of Christian Political Reflection. Lanham: University Press of America, 1981.

Maritain, J. Man and the State. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1951.

& 320.15 M34

Marshall, Paul. Thine Is the Kingdom: A Biblical Perspective on Government and Politics Today. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1984. & 261.7 M35

McCarthy, Rockne, James W. Skillen, and William A. Harper. Disestablishment a Second Time: Genuine Pluralism for American Schools. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1982.

Monsma, Stephen V.  Positive Neutrality.  Grand Rapids: Baker, 1993.

& 342.73 M74

______.  Pursuing Justice in a Sinful World. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1984.

Mott, Stephen C. Biblical Ethics and Social Change. New York: Oxford, 1982.

& 241 M85

Mouw, Richard J. Political Evangelism. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1973.

& 261.7 M86

______. Politics and the Biblical Drama. Grand Rapids, Baker, 1983.

______. When the Kings Come Marching In: Isaiah and the New Jerusalem. 1983.

Nash, Ronald H. Social Justice and the Christian Church. Milford: Mott Media, 1983. & 261.8 N17s

Neuhaus, Richard John. The Naked Public Square: Religion and Democracy in America. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1984.

______. "Why Wait for the Kingdom? The Theonomist Temptation." First Things 3 (1990): 13-21.

Neuhaus, Richard John, and Michael Cromartie, eds. Piety and Politics: Evangelicals and Fundamentalists Confron the World. Washington, D.C.: Ethics and Public Policy Center, 1987.

Niebuhr, R. The Children of Light and the Children of Darkness. New York: Scribner's, 1960. & 320.01 N55  (Library owns the 1972 ed.)

Noll, Mark. One Nation Under God? Christian Faith and Political Action in America. San Francisco: Harper & Row, 1988.

North, Gary. The Dominion Covenant. Tyler: Institute for Christian Economics, 1985.

Runner, H. Evan.  Scriptural Religion and Political Task.  Toronto: Wedge Publishing Foundation, 1974.

Sider, Ronald J. Christ and Violence. Scottdale: Herald Press, 1979.

______. Cry Justice: The Bible on Poverty and Hunger. Ramsey: Paulist Press; Downers Grove: InterVarsity Press, 1980. & 261.8 Si1

Sider, Ronald J., ed. Evangelicals and Development: Toward a Theology of Social Change. Philadelphia: Westminster, 1982.

Sider, Ronald J. Rich Christians in an Age of Hunger. Downers Grove: InterVarsity Press, 1977. & 261.85 Si1ar

Simon, Arthur. Christian Faith and Public Policy: No Grounds for Divorce. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1987.

Skillen, James W., ed.  Confessing Christ and Doing Politics. Washington, D. C.: Association for Public Justice Education Fund, 1982.

Skillen, James W. The Scattered Voice: Christians at Odds in the Public Square. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1990.

______. "From Covenant of Grace to Equitable Public Pluralism: The Dutch Calvinist Contribution." Calvin Theological Journal 31 (1996): 67-96. &

______.  Recharging the American Experiment.  Grand Rapids: Baker, 1994.

______. "Toward Solutions: A Roundtable on Christian Stewardship and Public Policy in the Inner City." Regeneration Quarterly 2 (1996): 8-12. &

Skinner, Quentin. The Foundations of Modern Political Thought. Vol. 2: The Reformation. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1978.

Smith, Gary Scott, ed. God and Politics: Four Views on the Reformation of Civil Government. Phillipsburg: Presbyterian and Reformed, 1989. & 261.7 G54

Sowell, Thomas. Civil Rights: Rhetoric or Reality? New York: Quill, 1984.

______. The Economics and Politics of Race. New York: W. Morrow, 1983.

Spykman, Gordon, et al. Let My People Live: Faith and Struggle in Central America. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1988.

Stevick, D. B. Civil Disobedience and the Christian. New York: Seabury, 1969.

& 241 St4

Troeltsch, E. The Social Teachings of the Christian Church. New York: Macmillan, 1931. 

Villa-Vicencio, Charles, ed. Theology and Violence: The South African Debate. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1988.

Webber, Robert E. The Church in the World. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1986.

Wolterstorff, Nicholas. Until Justice and Peace Embrace. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1984.

Yoder, John Howard. The Politics of Jesus. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1972. & 232 Y7

______. The Priestly Kingdom: Social Ethics as Gospel. Notre Dame: Univ. of Notre Dame Press, 1986.



Public Justice Report

Periodical of the Association for Public Justice

806 15th St. NW

Suite 440

Washington, DC 20005



Periodical of Citizens for Public Justice

229 College St.

Toronto, Ontario M5T 1R4


Sojourners  &

1398 L. St. NW

Washington, DC 20005


The Other Side  &

300 Apsley St.

Philadelphia, Pa. 19144


Christian Scholar's Review  &

c/o Todd Steen

Hope College

Holland, Mich. 49423



P. O. Box 4307

Berkeley, CA 94702


Additional Resources:

Christians in Political Science

Prof. Corwin Smidt, SecretaryTreasurer

Dept. of Political Science

Calvin College

3201 Burton SE

Grand Rapids, MI 49506

(616) 957-6233; Fax: (616) 957-8551; E-mail: smid@calvin.edu


[Cf. also listings under Sociology and Economics and Commerce]