A timely exploration of the political history, growth, and impact of one of the most powerful religious groups in the United States.
* Chronology of the major events, court cases, and legislative enactments from colonial times to the present
* Original documents include a social scientific analysis of the 2000 General Social Survey as well as other data sources
Glenn H. Utter, PhD, is professor and chair of the Political Science Department at Lamar University, Beaumont, TX, specializing in American politics and political thought. James L. True, PhD, holds the Brooks Chair of Government and Public Service and is associate professor of political science at Lamar University, Beaumont, TX.