Fabricating Origins - Russell T. McCutcheon

Fabricating Origins - Russell T. McCutcheon

5. The Politics of Choice

Fabricating Origins - Russell T. McCutcheon

Craig Martin [+-]
St. Thomas Aquinas College
Craig Martin, Ph.D., is Professor of Religious Studies at St. Thomas Aquinas College. His work focuses on method and theory in the study of religion, as well as discourse analysis and ideology critique of modern rhetoric on religion. His recent works include Capitalizing Religion: Ideology and the Opiate of the Bourgeoisie and A Critical Introduction to the Study of Religion.


George Washington’s Sacred Fire (2006)—in which Peter A. Lilback argues that “founding father” George Washington was a Christian and not a deist—garnered a great deal of media attention when first published. Craig Martin discusses this book and uses it to consider different points of view.

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Martin, Craig. 5. The Politics of Choice. Fabricating Origins. Equinox eBooks Publishing, United Kingdom. p. 21-23 May 2015. ISBN 9781781791752. https://www.equinoxpub.com/home/view-chapter/?id=24327. Date accessed: 16 Jan 2019 doi: 10.1558/equinox.24327. May 2015

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