Chapter 25. Public Vocabularies of Religious Belief: Explicit and Implicit Religious Discourse in the American Public Sphere

  1. Mark D. Jacobs and
  2. Nancy Weiss Hanrahan
  1. John H. Evans

Published Online: 30 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996744.ch26

The Blackwell Companion to the Sociology of Culture

The Blackwell Companion to the Sociology of Culture

How to Cite

Evans, J. H. (2005) Public Vocabularies of Religious Belief: Explicit and Implicit Religious Discourse in the American Public Sphere, in The Blackwell Companion to the Sociology of Culture (eds M. D. Jacobs and N. W. Hanrahan), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996744.ch26

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631231745

Online ISBN: 9780470996744

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Keywords:

  • religious beliefs;
  • religious discourse;
  • americans;
  • cultural sociologists;
  • public bioethics

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Explicit and Implicit Religion in Public Bioethical Debate

  • The Decline of Explicit Religious Discourse in the Public Sphere

  • The Decline of Implicit Religious Discourse in the Public Sphere

  • Normative Implications of Religion in the Public Sphere