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Religion and the American Experience, 1620-1900
Language: en
Pages: 479
Authors: Annette Blum
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: Greenwood

This bibliography is a comprehensive record of doctoral dissertations on religion and American society. Included are 4240 citations for dissertations written through June 1991. Each work discusses the historical dimension of America's religious experience between 1620 and 1900. The first section contains works on particular denominations and movements. The second
Religion in America
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Edwin Scott Gaustad Professor of Religion and Professor of History John Corrigan, John Corrigan, Winthrop Hudson
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-08-07 - Publisher: Routledge

This comprehensive narrative account of religion in America from 1607 through the present depicts the religious life of the American people within the context of American society. It addresses topics ranging from the European/Puritan origins of American religious thought, the ramifications of the "Great Awakening", the effect of nationhood on
The Wilderness, the Nation, and the Electronic Era
Language: en
Pages: 688
Authors: Elmer J. O'Brien
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-07-29 - Publisher: Scarecrow Press

The Wilderness, the Nation, and the Electronic Era: American Christianity and Religious Communication 1620-2000: An Annotated Bibliography contains over 2,400 annotations of books, book chapters, essays, periodical articles, and selected dissertations dealing with the various means and technologies of Christian communication used by clergy, churches, denominations, benevolent associations, printers, booksellers,
Self-help and Popular Religion in Modern American Culture
Language: en
Pages: 191
Authors: Roy M. Anker
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

The second of two volumes on the relationship between popular religion and the self-help tradition in American culture, this book continues chronologically and spans from Romanticism and the Gilded Age through Norman Vincent Peale and Robert Schuller.
Jonathan Edwards
Language: en
Pages: 189
Authors: M. X. Lesser
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

During the last 15 years, the number of conferences on Jonathan Edwards has tripled and the number of books on him has doubled. The scope of scholarship on Edwards has broadened to include relatively neglected texts, as have efforts to fix him more firmly in the 18th century and to