Author: Clarke E Cochran and David Carroll Cochran
Publisher: Orbis Books
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Catholic voters heading for the polls often face tough choices. Catholics, Politics and Public Policy provides a guide for thoughtful Catholics struggling to make up their minds about the candidates and political issues of our day.In clear and easy to understand language Clarke and David Cochran explore among many issues welfare reform, health-care policy, education, crime and law enforcement, environmental protection, war, and the the sanctity of life. They describe each and then lay out the core principles of Catholic social teaching that apply. This book provides thoughtful and balanced explorations of the most pressing issues, suitable for individuals as well as classroom use, adult education, and parish discussion groups.