By Damon T. Berry

Since the 1980 US presidential races, the time period "religious correct" has come to suggest a politically and socially conservative type of Christianity. This time period implies a becoming a member of of socially conservative evangelical Christianity with conservative politics that maintains to form the Republican celebration to at the present time. yet this dating is hardly ever new in American historical past; sure types of Christianity have long
shared area with the political and nationalist correct within the usa. much less popular, notwithstanding, are many of the different religions that experience prompted white racist actions in the USA. the hot acclaim for those ideologies has brought on a shift clear of, and ensuing hostility towards, Christianity between white nationalists. In Blood and religion, Berry explores the explanations of this shift, in addition to the demanding situations it has created for modern white nationalists who search entry to the conservative American political mainstream. development on Michael Barkun’s landmark research of racist Christianity, faith and the Racist correct, Berry takes a clean examine the complicated and evolving
relationship among American white nationalists and religion.

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