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    • Moral Combat

    • How Sex Divided American Christians and Fractured American Politics
    • By: R. Marie Griffith
    • Narrated by: Jo Anna Perrin
    • Length: 13 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Gay marriage, transgender rights, birth control-sex is at the heart of many of the most divisive political issues of our age. The origins of these conflicts, historian R. Marie Griffith argues, lie in sharp disagreements that emerged among American Christians a century ago. From the 1920s onward, a once-solid Christian consensus regarding gender roles and sexual morality began to crumble, as liberal Protestants sparred with fundamentalists and Catholics over questions of obscenity, sex education, and abortion.

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    • Required Reading

    • By L. M. Herrington on 01-25-18

    Regular price: $31.49