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The Resource Encyclopedia of religion in America, Charles H. Lippy, Peter W. Williams, editors

Encyclopedia of religion in America, Charles H. Lippy, Peter W. Williams, editors

Label
Encyclopedia of religion in America
Title
Encyclopedia of religion in America
Statement of responsibility
Charles H. Lippy, Peter W. Williams, editors
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A multidisciplinary examination of religion in American life. This authoritative four-volume reference work explores the origins, development, influence, and interrelations of the many faiths practiced in North America, including major world religions and emerging sects, cults and movements. The work covers the significant denominations and movements that have originated or flourished in the United States, Canada, and Mexico, from the beginning of European settlement to the present. Includes coverage of religious life among indigenous peoples; specific aspects of religious life; and the relationship of religion to the political, social, economic, and cultural spheres. Topics include: church-state issues; environment and ecology; gay and lesbian issues; religion and politics; religious life of African Americans and Latinos; religious thought; role of women; worship"-- BACK COVER
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
200.97/03
Index
index present
LC call number
BL2520
LC item number
.E52 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
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  • Lippy, Charles H
  • Williams, Peter W
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North America
Label
Encyclopedia of religion in America, Charles H. Lippy, Peter W. Williams, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
v. 1. A-D -- v. 2. E-K -- v. 3. L-P -- v. 4. Q-Z
Control code
000296460
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
4 v.
Isbn
9780872895805
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010018656
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000296460
  • (OCoLC)462906680
Label
Encyclopedia of religion in America, Charles H. Lippy, Peter W. Williams, editors
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
v. 1. A-D -- v. 2. E-K -- v. 3. L-P -- v. 4. Q-Z
Control code
000296460
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
4 v.
Isbn
9780872895805
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010018656
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000296460
  • (OCoLC)462906680

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