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The Resource The Brontës and religion, Marianne Thormählen

The Brontës and religion, Marianne Thormählen

Label
The Brontës and religion
Title
The Brontës and religion
Statement of responsibility
Marianne Thormählen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This is the first full-length study of religion in the fiction of the Brontes. Drawing on extensive knowledge of the Anglican church in the nineteenth century, Marianne Thormahlen shows how the Brontes' familiarity with the contemporary debates on doctrinal, ethical and ecclesiastical issues informs their novels. The analyses of the novels clarify the constant interplay of human and Divine love in their development. While demonstrating that the Brontes' fiction usually reflects the basic tenets of Evangelical Anglicanism, the book emphasises the characteristic spiritual freedom and audacity of the Brontes."--Jacket
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thormählen, Marianne
Dewey number
823/.8093823
Index
index present
LC call number
PR4169
LC item number
.T47 1999eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brontë, Charlotte
  • Brontë, Emily
  • Brontë, Anne
  • Brontë, Charlotte
  • Brontë, Emily
  • Brontë, Anne
  • Christianity and literature
  • English fiction
  • English fiction
  • Women and literature
  • Christian fiction, English
  • Theology in literature
  • Clergy in literature
  • Brontë, Anne
  • Brontë, Charlotte
  • Brontë, Emily
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Christian fiction, English
  • Christianity and literature
  • Clergy in literature
  • English fiction
  • English fiction
  • Religion
  • Theology in literature
  • Women and literature
  • England
  • Godsdienst
Label
The Brontës and religion, Marianne Thormählen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-277) 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
I. Denominations. A Christian home in early nineteenth-century England: Evangelicalism, Dissent and the Bronte family. Charlotte Bronte and the Church of Rome. An undenominational temper -- II. Doctrines. The Brontes in the theological landscape of their time. God and his creation. Faith and redemption. This life and the next -- III. Ethics. Forgiveness and revenge. The Christian life -- IV. Clerics. Clergymen in the Bronte novels. The enigma of St. John Rivers
Control code
47010575
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 287 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511002779
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • ebl142417
  • 74982d71-6399-472d-b89d-61500df23169
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)47010575
Label
The Brontës and religion, Marianne Thormählen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-277) 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
I. Denominations. A Christian home in early nineteenth-century England: Evangelicalism, Dissent and the Bronte family. Charlotte Bronte and the Church of Rome. An undenominational temper -- II. Doctrines. The Brontes in the theological landscape of their time. God and his creation. Faith and redemption. This life and the next -- III. Ethics. Forgiveness and revenge. The Christian life -- IV. Clerics. Clergymen in the Bronte novels. The enigma of St. John Rivers
Control code
47010575
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 287 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511002779
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • ebl142417
  • 74982d71-6399-472d-b89d-61500df23169
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)47010575

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