Religion in American Public Life: Living with Our Deepest Differences

Azizah Y. al-Hibri, University of Richmond

Co-authored with Jean B. Elshtain and Charles C. Haynes and an introduction given by Martin E. Marty.


Raise any number of public issues ”health care, education, welfare ”and religious beliefs inevitably shape Americans' viewpoints. On certain topics the introduction of religion can be explosive. This book discusses how we can and why we should hear religious voices in the public square. An American Assembly Book.