Christodemocracy and the Alternative Democratic Theory of by Gabriel S. Hudson

By Gabriel S. Hudson

This ebook evaluates the democratic thought of America’s Christian correct (CR). The CR has been tested largely in educational literature. in spite of the fact that, such a lot analyses concentrate on its origins, coverage personal tastes, or winning mobilization. Hudson as an alternative examines the normative assumptions approximately governance that tell CR activism. The CR has its personal solutions to the middle questions requested in democratic idea, equivalent to “What legitimizes power?” and “What is the right kind dating among the country and the individual?”   the writer outlines ten normative assumptions of the CR and compares every one to its counterpoint in liberal democratic concept. a lot of what the CR believes approximately democracy comes from an identical authors as glossy and postmodern democratic conception yet differs in its interpretation and alertness. The booklet describes intimately the idea of CR and demonstrates how the CR operates from a distinct view of governance than is mostly linked to the United States.

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