|Publisher:||Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.|
|Product dimensions:||5.98(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.72(d)|
|Age Range:||18 Years|
About the Author
Gerardo Martí is L. Richardson King Professor of Sociology at Davidson College. Active in several research collaborations, he publishes broadly on religion and social change. His book, The Deconstructed Church: Understanding Emerging Christianity, was awarded the 2015 Distinguished Book Award from the Society for the Scientific Study of Religion.
Table of ContentsPreface Chapter 1: The Unexpected President: The 2016 Trump Election and White Evangelical Support Chapter 2: Deep Cultural Background on Racial Inequality: Slavery and Territorial Expansion in Early America Chapter 3: Racialized Power and Constraints of Freedom after Slavery: Failure of Reconstruction Chapter 4: A "True American" Identity: Immigration and the Restriction of Citizenship Chapter 5: Business-Friendly Evangelicalism: Theological Turn of Mid-Twentieth-Century Christianity Chapter 6: The Establishment of Free-Market Conservatism: Religious Imperatives of Regan-Era Economics Chapter 7: Reactionary Politics of the Tea Party: Barack Obama and His Critics Chapter 8: Increased Concentration of Elite Wealth through Asset Growth: The 2007 Market Collapse and the Rule of Finance Chapter 9: Identity Politics and Evangelical Support: Trump's White Christian Nationalism Chapter 10: Conclusion: Ethnoreligious Structures of Inequality in the Trump Presidency Notes Bibliography