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American Civil Religion: What Americans Hold Sacred

ISBN : 9780195300185

Price(incl.tax): 
¥4,374
Author: 
Peter Gardella
Pages
384 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jan 2014
The United States has never had an officially established church. Since the time of the first British colonists, it has instead developed a strong civil religion that melds national symbols to symbols ... Read more

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American Civil Religion: What Americans Hold Sacred

ISBN : 9780195300178

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¥17,388
Author: 
Peter Gardella
Pages
384 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 238 mm
Pub date
Jan 2014
The United States has never had an officially established church. Since the time of the first British colonists, it has instead developed a strong civil religion that melds national symbols to symbols ... Read more

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American Genesis: The Evolution Controversies from Scopes to Creation Science

ISBN : 9780195183498

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¥5,432
Author: 
Jeffrey P. Moran
Pages
216 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
160 x 237 mm
Pub date
Mar 2012
Teaching evolution in the public schools has been a perennial problem in America. From the courthouse in Dayton, Tennessee, in 1925, to modern fights over "intelligent design" and creation science, e ... Read more

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American Gurus: From Transcendentalism to New Age Religion

ISBN : 9780199368136

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¥12,398
Author: 
Arthur Versluis
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 240 mm
Pub date
May 2014
By the early twenty-first century, a phenomenon that once was inconceivable had become nearly commonplace in American society: the public spiritual teacher who neither belongs to, nor is authorized by ... Read more

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American Possessions: Fighting Demons in the Contemporary United States

ISBN : 9780190205355

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¥4,828
Author: 
Sean McCloud
Pages
192 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 241 mm
Pub date
Jun 2015
Stories of contemporary exorcisms are largely met with ridicule, or even hostility. Sean McCloud argues, however, that there are important themes to consider within these narratives of seemingly well- ... Read more

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American Saint: Francis Asbury and the Methodists

ISBN : 9780199948246

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¥4,676
Author: 
John H. Wigger
Pages
558 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
159 x 235 mm
Pub date
Nov 2012
English-born Francis Asbury was one of the most important religious leaders in American history. Asbury single-handedly guided the creation of the American Methodist church, which became the largest P ... Read more

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American Spaces of Conversion: The Conductive Imaginaries of Edwards, Emerson, and James

ISBN : 9780195370928

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¥12,398
Author: 
Andrea Knutson
Pages
200 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 242 mm
Pub date
Dec 2010
This study examines how the concept of conversion and specifically the legacy of the doctrine of preparation, as articulated in Puritan Reform theology as transplanted to the Massachusetts Bay colony, ... Read more

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Americanist Approaches to The Book of Mormon

ISBN : 9780190221928

Price(incl.tax): 
¥14,969
Author: 
Elizabeth Fenton; Jared Hickman
Pages
464 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Aug 2019
As the sacred text of a modern religious movement of global reach, The Book of Mormon has undeniable historical significance. That significance, this volume shows, is inextricable from the intricacy o ... Read more

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Americanist Approaches to The Book of Mormon

ISBN : 9780190221935

Price(incl.tax): 
¥5,292
Author: 
Elizabeth Fenton; Jared Hickman
Pages
464 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Sep 2019
As the sacred text of a modern religious movement of global reach, The Book of Mormon has undeniable historical significance. That significance, this volume shows, is inextricable from the intricacy o ... Read more

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Among the Creationists: Dispatches from the Anti-Evolutionist Frontline

ISBN : 9780199744633

Price(incl.tax): 
¥5,130
Author: 
Jason Rosenhouse
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 236 mm
Pub date
May 2012
Why do so many Americans reject the modern theory of evolution? Seeking answers, mathematician Jason Rosenhouse became a regular attendee at creationist conferences and other gatherings. After ten yea ... Read more

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