The analysis of the continental syndrome of welfare without work, the Christian democratic policy response and the contrast with renewed Third Way social democracy allowed us to explain that, since the second half of the 1990s, social democracy on the European continent did not ‘Christian democratise’. In fact, one of the main characteristics of the continental variant of the Third Way has ...
Christian democracy, political movement that has a close association with Roman Catholicism and its philosophy of social and economic justice. It incorporates both traditional church and family values and progressive values such as social welfare.
and political foundations of Christian democracy are rooted in the troika of the social ethics of Christian churches, the liberal tradition of the enlightenment, and the nurturing of civic values where the smallest social unit is understood to be the family. Christian Democracy’s founding belief is the Christian view of humanity. thus, in ...
Christianity Is Not Necessary For Democracy
And for some, this has led to a fear that the decline of cultural Christianity in America could spell bad news for the prospects for democracy here. Because, while many people today are talking about how Christianity (especially when combined with nationalism) might be a threat to democracy,
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What is Christian Democracy? Politics, Religion and Ideology Search within full text Get access Cited by 16 Carlo Invernizzi Accetti, City College, City University of New York Publisher: Cambridge University Press Online publication date: September 2019 Print publication year: 2019 Online ISBN: 9781108368162
- Carlo Invernizzi Accetti
Christian democrats are usually socially conservative  and generally have a relatively skeptical stance towards abortion and same-sex marriage, although some Christian democratic parties have accepted the limited legalization of both.