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Christian Democracy in Western Europe, 1820-1953
Christian Democracy in Western Europe, 1820-1953
By Michael P. Fogarty
University of Notre Dame Press, 1957, 461 pp

A broad and useful survey, by a British economist, of the history, nature and significance of the Christian Democratic movements in Europe. In the author's view Christian Democracy may indeed bring about a renewed unity of the Christian tradition in Western society.