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.

 

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