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Published by William B. Eerdmans Pub. Co. and Center for the Study of the American Jewish Experience, New York in Grand Rapids, Mich .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Jews -- United States -- Politics and government -- Congresses.,
    • Christianity and politics -- Congresses.,
    • Religion and politics -- United States -- Congresses.,
    • Judaism -- Relations -- Christianity -- 1945- -- Congresses.,
    • Christianity and other religions -- Judaism -- 1945- -- Congresses.,
    • Judaism -- United States -- Congresses.,
    • United States -- Ethnic relations -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Milton Himmelfarb ... [et al.] ; edited by Richard John Neuhaus ; with a foreword by Richard John Neuhaus and Ronald B. Sobel.
      SeriesThe Encounter series ;, 6, Encounter series (Grand Rapids, Mich.) ;, 6.
      ContributionsHimmelfarb, Milton., Neuhaus, Richard John., Temple Emanu-El (New York, N.Y.), Center on Religion & Society (New York, N.Y.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE184.J5 J658 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 120 p. ;
      Number of Pages120
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2394972M
      ISBN 100802802060
      LC Control Number87024642

      Author of Unsecular Media: Making News of Religion in America (University of Illinois Press, ), he was interested in larger questions about religion and public life in America, a .


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