The Evangelical-Capitalist Resonance Machine

  title={The Evangelical-Capitalist Resonance Machine},
  author={William E. Connolly},
The alliance in the United States today between cowboy capitalism and evangelical Christianity cannot be understood sufficiently through the categories of efficient causality or ideological analysis. The constituencies fold similar spiritual dispositions into somewhat different ideologies and creeds. Each party then amplifies these dispositions in the other through the media politics of resonance. The ethos infusing the resonance machine is expressed without being articulated. The inability to… CONTINUE READING