By James Farney
The power of the Tea occasion and spiritual correct within the usa, along the Harper Conservatives’ stance on same-sex marriage and spiritual freedom in Canada, has many asking even if social conservatism has come to outline the precise wing of North American politics.
In this well timed and penetrating booklet, James Farney presents the 1st full-length comparability of social conservatism in Canada and the us from the sexual revolution to the current day. in line with archival learn and wide interviews, it lines the ancient dating among social conservatives and different right-wing teams. Farney illuminates why the yankee Republican social gathering was once speedier to just accept social conservatives as valid and invaluable allies than the Conservative social gathering of Canada.
This book can be integral for understanding why a circulate so powerful amongst American conservatives has been distinctively less significant in Canada and the way the nature of Canadian conservatism potential it's going to most likely stay so.
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