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The Resource A documentary history of religion in America, edited by Edwin S. Gaustad, Mark A. Noll & Heath W. Carter

A documentary history of religion in America, edited by Edwin S. Gaustad, Mark A. Noll & Heath W. Carter

Label
A documentary history of religion in America
Title
A documentary history of religion in America
Statement of responsibility
edited by Edwin S. Gaustad, Mark A. Noll & Heath W. Carter
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • With more than a hundred illustrations and a rich array of primary documents ranging from the letters and accounts of early colonists to tweets and transcripts from the 2016 presidential election, this volume remains an essential text for readers who want to encounter firsthand the astonishing scope of religious belief and practice in American history
  • Students and scholars have long turned to the two-volume Documentary History of Religion in America for access to the most significant primary sources relating to American religious history. Published here in a single volume for the first time, the work in this fourth edition has been both updated and condensed, allowing instructors to more easily use the material in one semester. --
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
200.973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BL2525
LC item number
.D63 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gaustad, Edwin S.
  • Noll, Mark A.
  • Carter, Heath W.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
United States
Label
A documentary history of religion in America, edited by Edwin S. Gaustad, Mark A. Noll & Heath W. Carter
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Religion and revolution
  • Aftermath of revolution: religious liberty guaranteed
  • Chapter 3: Evangelical empire: rise and fall
  • The voluntary principle
  • Reviving the nation
  • Challenges of a religiously plural republic
  • Progress and the perfect society
  • Restorations and expectations
  • Human rights and American religion
  • Chapter 4: Sectional crisis and reconstruction
  • Chapter 1: The Old world and the New
  • Debate and schism over slavery
  • The Civil War as a religious event
  • Meditations on the nation under God
  • After the war
  • Chapter 5: A new religious landscape
  • New arrivals
  • Redefining women's work
  • The West
  • A new world : abroad and at home
  • Chapter 6: Making progress in a progressive age?
  • Mississippian culture and society
  • New thought
  • Reinventing the "old-time religion"
  • Pursuing justice
  • Modernism/Fundamentalism
  • Religion and society between world wars
  • Chapter 7: Consensus and conflict in the postwar era
  • The world and its wars
  • Searching for Christian unity in tri-faith America
  • Fighting for liberation
  • Courts and culture wars
  • New Spain
  • Chapter 8: Into the new millennium
  • Pluralism and politics
  • Trauma and transition
  • Religion and national upheaval
  • New France
  • England anew
  • Chapter 2: Americanizing the ways of faith
  • Religion and social order in the colonies
  • Awakening the colonies
Control code
on1029772115
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
xxxi, 768 pages
Isbn
9780802873583
Lccn
2018006887
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)1029772115
Label
A documentary history of religion in America, edited by Edwin S. Gaustad, Mark A. Noll & Heath W. Carter
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Religion and revolution
  • Aftermath of revolution: religious liberty guaranteed
  • Chapter 3: Evangelical empire: rise and fall
  • The voluntary principle
  • Reviving the nation
  • Challenges of a religiously plural republic
  • Progress and the perfect society
  • Restorations and expectations
  • Human rights and American religion
  • Chapter 4: Sectional crisis and reconstruction
  • Chapter 1: The Old world and the New
  • Debate and schism over slavery
  • The Civil War as a religious event
  • Meditations on the nation under God
  • After the war
  • Chapter 5: A new religious landscape
  • New arrivals
  • Redefining women's work
  • The West
  • A new world : abroad and at home
  • Chapter 6: Making progress in a progressive age?
  • Mississippian culture and society
  • New thought
  • Reinventing the "old-time religion"
  • Pursuing justice
  • Modernism/Fundamentalism
  • Religion and society between world wars
  • Chapter 7: Consensus and conflict in the postwar era
  • The world and its wars
  • Searching for Christian unity in tri-faith America
  • Fighting for liberation
  • Courts and culture wars
  • New Spain
  • Chapter 8: Into the new millennium
  • Pluralism and politics
  • Trauma and transition
  • Religion and national upheaval
  • New France
  • England anew
  • Chapter 2: Americanizing the ways of faith
  • Religion and social order in the colonies
  • Awakening the colonies
Control code
on1029772115
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
xxxi, 768 pages
Isbn
9780802873583
Lccn
2018006887
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)1029772115

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