The roots and rise of religious nationalism in the West - EXPeditions

The roots and rise of religious nationalism in the West

by Philip Gorski
  • Key point 1
    Land, peoplehood and political sovereignty are the three crucial ingredients of modern Western understanding of nationalism.
  • Key point 2
    Christian nationalism is one of the most important currents within American politics.
  • Key point 3
    Black liberation theology is patriotism in the sense of devotion to a particular set of principles, above all, equality – that all men, all women and all races are created equal – and a broader commitment to social justice and inclusion.