Rights, Reflection, and Reciprocity: Implications of the Same-Sex Marriage Debate for Tolerance and the Political Process

@article{Djupe2016RightsRA,
  title={Rights, Reflection, and Reciprocity: Implications of the Same-Sex Marriage Debate for Tolerance and the Political Process},
  author={Paul A. Djupe and Andrew R. Lewis and Ted Gerard Jelen},
  journal={Politics and Religion},
  year={2016},
  volume={9},
  pages={630 - 648}
}
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