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The Circumscribed Radicalism of New Deal Catholicism: Catholic Liberalism in the 1930s

48 Pages Posted: 21 May 2009  

Zachary R. Calo

Valparaiso University Law School

Date Written: May 20, 2009

Abstract

This paper, a chapter in a draft book manuscript, considers American Catholic social thought in the 1930s. Particular attention is given to the manner in which the embrace of democratic liberalism both advanced yet ultimately limited the moral possibilities of Catholic political action.

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Calo, Zachary R., The Circumscribed Radicalism of New Deal Catholicism: Catholic Liberalism in the 1930s (May 20, 2009). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1407525 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1407525

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