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In Our Endangered Values, Jimmy Carter offers a personal consideration of "moral values" as they relate to the important issues of the day. He puts forward a passionate defense of separation of church and state, and a strong warning about where the country is heading as the lines between politics and rigid religious fundamentalism are blurred.

Carter describes his reactions to recent disturbing societal trends that involve both religious and political worlds as they increasingly intertwine and include some of the most crucial and controversial issues of the day.

Many of these matters are under fierce debate. They include preemptive war, women's rights, terrorism, civil liberties, homosexuality, abortion, the death penalty, science and religion, environmental degradation, nuclear arsenals, America's global image, fundamentalism, and the melding of religion and politics.

Sustained by his lifelong faith, Jimmy Carter assesses these issues in a balanced and courageous way.

About the Author

Jimmy Carter was born in Plains, Georgia, and served as thirty-ninth President of the United States. He and his wife, Rosalynn, founded The Carter Center, a nonprofit organization that prevents and resolves conflicts, enhances freedom and democracy, and improves health around the world. He is the author of numerous books, including Palestine Peace Not Apartheid, An Hour Before Daylight and Our Endangered Values. He received a "Best Spoken Word" Grammy Award for his recording of Our Endangered Values. All of President Carter's proceeds from this series will go to the Maranatha Baptist Church of Plains, Georgia.Jimmy Carter was born in Plains, Georgia, and served as thirty-ninth President of the United States. He and his wife, Rosalynn, founded The Carter Center, a nonprofit organization that prevents and resolves conflicts, enhances freedom and democracy, and improves health around the world. He is the author of numerous books, including Palestine Peace Not Apartheid, An Hour Before Daylight and Our Endangered Values. He received a "Best Spoken Word" Grammy Award for his recording of Our Endangered Values. All of President Carter's proceeds from this series will go to the Maranatha Baptist Church of Plains, Georgia.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780743551090
Subtitle:
America's Moral Crisis
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Carter, Jimmy
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Carter, Jimmy
Author:
Carter, Jimmy
Publisher:
Simon & Schuster Audio
Subject:
Essays
Subject:
American
Subject:
Human Rights
Subject:
Church and state
Subject:
Religion, Politics & State
Subject:
Political Freedom & Security - General
Subject:
General Current Events
Subject:
General Political Science
Subject:
Government - U.S. Government
Subject:
Public Policy - General
Subject:
Audiobooks
Subject:
Christianity and politics -- United States.
Copyright:
Edition Number:
revised
Publication Date:
November 2005
Binding:
Compact Disc
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Dimensions:
5.68x5.90x1.05 in. .30 lbs.
Media Run Time:
270

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