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The Resource Culture and redemption : religion, the secular, and American literature, Tracy Fessenden

Culture and redemption : religion, the secular, and American literature, Tracy Fessenden

Label
Culture and redemption : religion, the secular, and American literature
Title
Culture and redemption
Title remainder
religion, the secular, and American literature
Statement of responsibility
Tracy Fessenden
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Many Americans wish to believe that the United States, founded in religious tolerance, has gradually and naturally established a secular public sphere that is equally tolerant of all religions--or none. Culture and Redemption suggests otherwise. Tracy Fessenden contends that the uneven separation of church and state in America, far from safeguarding an arena for democratic flourishing, has functioned instead to promote particular forms of religious possibility while containing, suppressing, or excluding others. At a moment when questions about the appropriate role of religion in public life ha
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fessenden, Tracy
Dewey number
201/.681
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • photographs
Index
index present
LC call number
BR526
LC item number
.F48 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Secularism
  • Christianity and culture
  • American literature
  • Religion and literature
  • RELIGION
  • BODY, MIND & SPIRIT
  • RELIGION
  • American literature
  • Christianity and culture
  • Religion and literature
  • Secularism
  • United States
  • Amerikaans
  • Bellettrie
  • Protestantisme
  • Secularisatie (maatschappij)
  • Antipapisme
  • Kerk en maatschappij
  • Nationale identiteit
  • Verenigde Staten
  • Geistliche Literatur
  • Literatur
  • Religion
  • Weltliche Literatur
  • USA
  • Sekularism
  • Kultur och kristendom
  • Amerikansk litteratur
  • Litteratur och religion
  • Kyrkohistoria
Label
Culture and redemption : religion, the secular, and American literature, Tracy Fessenden
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-321) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Protestantism and the social space of reading. Legible dominion: Puritanism's new world narrative ; Protestant expansion, Indian violence, and childhood death: the New England primer ; From disestablishment to consensus: the nineteenth-century Bible wars and the limits of dissent ; Conversion to democracy: religion and the American Renaissance -- Secular fictions. From Romanticism to race: Uncle Tom's cabin ; Mark Twain and the ambivalent refuge of unbelief ; Secularism, feminism, imperialism: Charlotte Perkins Gilman and the progress narrative of U.S. feminism ; F. Scott Fitzgerald's Catholic closet -- Afterword: American religion and the future of dissent
Control code
733057996
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 337 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400837304
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, photographs
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt2sg
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)733057996
Label
Culture and redemption : religion, the secular, and American literature, Tracy Fessenden
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-321) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Protestantism and the social space of reading. Legible dominion: Puritanism's new world narrative ; Protestant expansion, Indian violence, and childhood death: the New England primer ; From disestablishment to consensus: the nineteenth-century Bible wars and the limits of dissent ; Conversion to democracy: religion and the American Renaissance -- Secular fictions. From Romanticism to race: Uncle Tom's cabin ; Mark Twain and the ambivalent refuge of unbelief ; Secularism, feminism, imperialism: Charlotte Perkins Gilman and the progress narrative of U.S. feminism ; F. Scott Fitzgerald's Catholic closet -- Afterword: American religion and the future of dissent
Control code
733057996
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 337 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400837304
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, photographs
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt2sg
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)733057996

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