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Introduction: The dynamic complexity of religion and politics in America / Charles W. Dunn Religion in the public square / Jean Bethke Elshtain On that superintending principle that was there before the laws / Hadley Arkes Is America a Christian nation? / Hugh Heclo George Washington on religion's place in public life / Daniel L. Dreisbach Virginia and the origins of religious liberty / Michael Novak Evangelical political models : James Fenimore Cooper or William Wilberforce / Marvin Olasky Left turn : Evangelicals and the future of the religious right / D.G. Hart The declining role of religion in politics / Michael Barone Red god, blue God : is there a God gap between the parties? / Michael Cromartie Religion, civic engagement, and political participation / Corwin E. Smidt Faith-based politics in American presidential elections : trends and possibilities / John C. Green Emerging trends in religion, society, and politics / Allen D. Hertzke.