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The Cambridge history of religions in America

Author: Stephen J Stein
Publisher: New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012.
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Traces the historical development of religious traditions in America, following both their transplantation from other parts of the world and the inauguration of new religious movements on the continent of North America. Shows the complex relationships among these religious communities as well as the growth of distinctive theological ideas and religious practices.
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Cambridge history of religions in America.
New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012
(DLC) 2011026109
(OCoLC)733546877
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen J Stein
ISBN: 9781139016865 1139016865 9781139195423 1139195425 9781139195416 1139195417
OCLC Number: 802867778
Description: 1 online resource (3 volumes)
Contents: v. 1. Pre-Columbian times to 1790 --
v. 2. 1790 to 1945 --
v. 3. 1945 to the present. v. 1. BACKGROUND ON RELIGIOUS TRADITIONS --
PRE-1500S --
Native American Religion / Raymond D. Fogelson --
Roman Catholicism circa 1500 / Megan C. Armstrong --
Protestant Traditions in Western Europe on the Eve of North American Colonization / Robert D. Linder --
Religious Traditions in Great Britain on the Eve of Colonization / Peter Lake --
Some Notes on African Religious Traditions from the Fourteenth Century Onward / Jacob K. Olupona --
RELIGIONS IN THE POST-COLUMBIAN NEW WORLD --
1500-1680S --
Iroquoian Religion during the Seventeenth Century / Neal B. Keating --
Mississippian Religious Traditions / David H. Dye --
The Anasazi / Jace Weaver --
Spanish Catholicism in the Era of Exploration and Early Colonization / Pablo Garcia and Kathleen Ann Myers --
French Catholicism in the Era of Exploration and Early Colonization / Dominique Deslandres --
English, Dutch, and Swedish Protestantism in the Era of Exploration and Early Colonization / James D. Bratt. RELIGIOUS PATTERNS IN COLONIAL AMERICA --
1680S-1730S --
Spanish Catholicism in the Caribbean, New Spain, and the Northern Frontiers / Stafford Poole --
French Catholicism in New France / Luca Codignola --
Congregationalist Hegemony in New England, from the 1680s to the 1730s / Michael Winship --
The Middle Colonies, 1680-1730 / Thomas D. Hamm --
Religion in the Southern English Colonies, 1680s-1730s / Charles H. Lippy --
RELIGIOUS DIVERSITY IN BRITISH AMERICA --
1730S-1790 --
Religious Ferment among Eastern Algonquians and Their Neighbors in the Eighteenth Century / Amy C. Schutt and Christopher Vecsey --
African Slave Religions, 1400-1790 / Sylvester A. Johnson --
Colonial Judaism / Jonathan D. Sarna --
Roman Catholicism in the English North American Colonies, 1634-1776 / Tricia T. Pyne --
Anglicanism and Its Discontents: Protestant Diversity and Disestablishment in British America / Daniel Vaca and Randall Balmer --
Protestant Evangelicalism in Eighteenth-Century America / Thomas S. Kidd --
Sectarian Communities: Religious Diversity in British America, 1730-1790 / Etta M. Madden --
Liberal Religious Movements and the Enlightenment / Leigh E. Schmidt --
Folk Magic and Religion in British North America / Richard Godbeer. AMERICAN RELIGIONS IN THE EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY INTERNATIONAL CONTEXT --
Religion and Imperial Conflict / Jon Sensbach --
Evangelical Awakenings in the Atlantic Community / Richard P. Heitzenrater --
Religion and the American Revolution / Frank Lambert --
The Religious Landscape: From the Revolution to the New Nation / Patricia U. Bonomi --
Religion in Canada, 1759-1815 / Mark A. Noll --
From Religious Nationalism to Political Consciousness: The Bourbon Reforms in Spanish America, 1750-1790 / Ana María Díaz-Stevens and Anthony M. Stevens-Arroyo --
THEMATIC ESSAYS --
Religious Thought: The Pre-Columbian Era to 1790 / E. Brooks Holifield --
Piety and Practice in North America to 1800 / Erik R. Seeman --
Sacred Music in Colonial America / Stephen A. Marini --
Religious Architecture / Peter W. Williams --
Religion and Visuality in America: Material Economies of the Sacred / David O. Morgan --
Religion and Race / Paul Harvey --
Religions and Families in America: Historical Traditions and Present Positions / Kevin J. Christiano --
Religious History / Euan Kerr Cameron. Vol. 2. RELIGION IN NORTH AMERICA --
Religious Diversity in the 1790s / John Corrigan --
Religion and the Constitutional Tradition / Daniel L. Dreisbach --
Religion and Law in British North America, 1800-1867 / Marguerite Van Die --
Mexican American Faith Communities in the Southwest / Gilberto M. Hinojosa --
RELIGIONS IN THE NEW NATION, 1790-1865 --
Religious Organization in the New Nation / Russell E. Richey --
Religious and Geographical Expansion, 1790-1865 / Philip L. Barlow --
Theological Controversies, 1790-1865 / Peter J. Thuesen --
Religion and Conflict from Independence to the Civil War / Michael Barkun --
African Americans and the Making of Evangelical Christianities, 1760-1860 / Claude Clegg --
Religion and the Civil War / Randall M. Miller --
CHANGING RELIGIOUS REALITIES --
Diversity, Revival, Rivalry, and Reform: Protestant Christianity in the United States, 1800-1950 / Michael J. McClymond --
American Catholics, 1800-1950 / Chester L. Gillis --
American Judaism, 1820-1945 / Hasia R. Diner --
Formation and Consolidation of African American Religious Communities, 1865-1945 / Dennis C. Dickerson --
Eastern Orthodox Christianity in America / John H. Erickson --
New Religious Movements / Grant Underwood --
American Indian Religions in America, 1790-1945 / Clara Sue Kidwell --
Why Muslims Matter to American Religious History, 1730-1945 / Edward E. Curtis IV --
Asian Religions in the United States: The Role of the 1893 World's Parliament of Religions in Shaping an Evolving Pluralist Ideology / E. Allen Richardson --
Metaphysical Movements / Catherine L. Albanese. RELIGIOUS RESPONSES TO MODERN LIFE AND THOUGHT --
Religion and Immigration, 1865-1945 / Jeffrey M. Burns --
Religion and the Modern City, 1865-1945 / Robert A. Orsi --
Religious Responses to Industrialization, 1865-1945 / Susan Curtis --
Religious Responses to Modern Science, 1865-1945 / Robert C. Fuller --
Religious Responses to Philosophy in America, 1865-1945 / Jon H. Roberts --
Fundamentalism / Margaret Bendroth --
Religiously Informed Social Reform and Reaction in the Era of the Great Depression / Kenneth J. Heineman --
Nativism from the New Republic to the Cold War / Justin Nordstrom --
Between God and Caesar: World War I and America's Religious Communities / Richard M. Gamble --
World War II and America's Religious Communities / G. Kurt Piehler --
COMPARATIVE ESSAYS --
Religion in Canada, 1867-1945 / David Marshall --
Religious Developments in Mexico, 1865-1945 / Matthew Butler --
Caribbean Religious History, 1865-1945 / Stephen D. Glazier --
RELIGION AND DIVERSE AREAS --
Religion and Literature, 1790-1945 / Roger Lundin --
Religious Music: A Mirror and Shaper of American Christianity / Edith L. Blumhofer --
Religion and the News / Diane Winston --
Religion and the Media, 1790-1945 / Tona J. Hangen --
Religion and the Courts, 1790-1947 / Leslie C. Griffin --
Religion and Patriotism in America, 1790-Present / George McKenna. v . 3. THE POSTWAR RELIGIOUS WORLD, 1945 AND FOLLOWING --
Dangerous and Promising Times: American Religion in the Postwar Years / Bill J. Leonard --
Public Religion in Canada from Mackenzie King to Trudeau: Entering the Age of Pluralism, 1945-1982 / George Egerton --
Religion in Mexico, 1945-2010 / Daniel Ramírez --
American Judaism in the Postwar Period / Deborah Dash Moore --
Suburbanization and Religion / James Hudnut-Beumler --
The Postwar Religious World, 1945 and Following: The Case of Asian Religions in the United States / Jane Iwamura --
CONTROVERSIAL ISSUES IN TRANSITIONAL TIMES --
Secularization in American Society: A Review of the 1960s / Richard Fenn --
Breaking Silence: Churches and Opposition to the Vietnam / Michael B. Friedland --
The Religious Significance and Legacy of the Civil Rights Movement, 1950-1970 / Sandy Dwayne Martin --
The Kennedy Election: The Church-State Question and Its Legacy / Gerald P. Fogarty, S.J. --
"Love is the Only Norm": The New Morality and the Sexual Revolution / Heather Rachelle White --
Second Vatican Council / Patrick W. Carey --
The State of Israel / Eli Lederhendler. THE WORLD'S RELIGIONS IN AMERICA --
Interrogating the Judeo-Christian Tradition: Will Herberg's Construction of American Religion, Religious Pluralism, and the Problem of Inclusion / Laura Levitt --
American Buddhism since 1965 / Charles S. Prebish --
Hinduism in America / Vasudha Narayanan --
Islam in America / Jane I. Smith --
Native American Religious Traditions Post-World War II to the Present / Andrea L. Smith --
Latina/o Borderland Religions / Luis Leon --
New Religious Movements in America / J. Gordon Melton --
RELIGIOUS AND CULTURAL CONFLICT IN AMERICA --
Race, Religion, and Theological Discourse / Anthony B. Pinn --
American Religion's Fascination with Sex / R. Marie Griffith --
Women and Religion in Modern America / Marjorie Procter-Smith --
"Cults" in America: Discourse and Outcomes / Catherine Wessinger --
Religious Tensions in a Changing World / R. Laurence Moore. NEW AND CONTINUING RELIGIOUS REALITIES IN AMERICA --
Post 9/11: America Agonizes over Islam / Ebrahim Moosa --
The Megachurch Phenomenon: Reshaping Church and Faith for the Twenty-First Century / Scott L. Thumma --
Roman Catholicism in America at the Beginning of the Twenty-First Century / James M. O'Toole --
New Technologies / Stewart M. Hoover --
Reading Race and American Televangelism / Marla F. Frederick --
Religion, Government, and Law in the Contemporary United States / Daniel O. Conkle --
Religious Thought in America: 1945 to the Present / Tisa Wenger --
Religion and Missions / Angelyn Dries --
CONCLUDING ESSAYS --
Religion and Myths of Nationhood in Canada and Mexico in the Twenty-First Century / Pamela Klassen --
America's Divided Soul, 2000-2009 / Wade Clark Roof --
Global Religious Realities in the United States / Gary Laderman --
Visions of the Religious Future in the United States / Martin E. Marty.
Other Titles: History of religions in America
Responsibility: [edited by] Stephen J. Stein.

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