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Published: 26 March 2020

304 Pages


ISBN: 9780190924072

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Compromising Positions

Sex Scandals, Politics, and American Christianity

Dr. Leslie Dorrough Smith

  • Examines the cultural work performed by the sexual scandals of political leaders in the U.S
  • Draws upon scholarly work across disciplines such as Masculinity Studies, Gender Studies, Religious Studies, Cultural Studies, Media Studies, and Political Science
  • Addresses the transgressions of political leaders and the public response
  • Analyzes the dynamics behind Donald Trump's support