Free trade and faithful globalization saving the market

Through an analysis of Christian communities in the United States, Canada, and Costa Rica, this book analyzes how religious groups talk about the politics surrounding economic life. Amy Reynolds examines how these Christian organizations speak about trade and the economy as moral and value-laden spa...

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Main Author: Reynolds, Amy
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Cambridge Cambridge University Press 2015
Series:Cambridge studies in social theory, religion, and politics
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Collection: Cambridge Books Online - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
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Summary:Through an analysis of Christian communities in the United States, Canada, and Costa Rica, this book analyzes how religious groups talk about the politics surrounding economic life. Amy Reynolds examines how these Christian organizations speak about trade and the economy as moral and value-laden spaces, deserving ethical reflection and requiring political action. She reveals the ways in which religious communities have asked people to engage in new approaches to thinking about the market and how they have worked to create alternative networks and policies governing economic and social life
Physical Description:xvi, 182 pages digital
ISBN:9781139939706