Browsing Rabbi Myer and Dorothy Kripke Center for the Study of Religion and Society by Subject "Capital punishment"
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( Journal of Religion & Society. vol. 12, 2010. )People who are strongly pro-life rely on the argument that life is sacred and the willful taking of it is wrong, yet some of these same people also endorse capital punishment as a penalty for murder. This presents a seeming ...
The myth of the Catholic vote: the influence of ideology and theology on Catholics in presidential elections, 1972-2008 ( Journal of Religion & Society. vol. 13, 2011. )Is there a distinctive Catholic vote? Opinions range from the view that Catholics are predisposed to the Democratic Party to the position that they are classic centrists indistinguishable from other voters in the United ...
( Supplement Series for the Journal of Religion & Society. vol. 4, pg. 126-134, 2008. )