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Politics and Religion in the White South$
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Glenn Feldman

Print publication date: 2005

Print ISBN-13: 9780813123639

Published to Kentucky Scholarship Online: September 2011

DOI: 10.5810/kentucky/9780813123639.001.0001

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The Status Quo Society, the Rope of Religion, and the New Racism

The Status Quo Society, the Rope of Religion, and the New Racism

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(p.287) 12 The Status Quo Society, the Rope of Religion, and the New Racism
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Politics and Religion in the White South
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Glenn Feldman

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University Press of Kentucky
DOI:10.5810/kentucky/9780813123639.003.0013

This concluding chapter sums up the key findings of this study on the relationship between religion and politics in the American South. The history of the South has been, most fundamentally, the story of the struggle between liberalism and conservatism in a variety of venues and in a spectrum of areas. And in overarching struggle between liberalism and conservatism, the latter won out repeatedly and the South is still the most conservative region of the U.S. In the final analysis, the stream of toleration, progressivism, and self-criticism is still a distinctly minority current in the South and this is most apparent in the critical intersection between politics and religion.

Keywords:   religion, politics, American South, liberalism, conservatism, toleration, progressivism, self-criticism

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