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The Resource Salvation and the savage : an analysis of Protestant missions and American Indian response, 1787--1862, by Robert F. Berkhofer, Jr

Salvation and the savage : an analysis of Protestant missions and American Indian response, 1787--1862, by Robert F. Berkhofer, Jr

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Salvation and the savage : an analysis of Protestant missions and American Indian response, 1787--1862
Title
Salvation and the savage
Title remainder
an analysis of Protestant missions and American Indian response, 1787--1862
Statement of responsibility
by Robert F. Berkhofer, Jr
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Subject
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Language
eng
Summary
The great, pre-Civil War attempt of Protestant missionaries to Christianize Native Americans is found by Robert F. Berkofer, Jr. to be a significant point of contact with enduring lessons for American thought. The irony displayed by this relationship, he says, did not really lie in the disparity between Anglo-Saxon ideals and the actual treatment of first peoples but in the failure of all, including the missions, to see that both sides had ultimately behaved according to their cultural values. Using the records of missions to sixteen tribes in various regions of the United States, Berkofer has
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Berkhofer, Robert F
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Indians of North America
  • Missions
  • Protestant churches
  • RELIGION
  • HISTORY
  • Indians of North America
  • Missions
  • Protestant churches
  • United States
Label
Salvation and the savage : an analysis of Protestant missions and American Indian response, 1787--1862, by Robert F. Berkhofer, Jr
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online resource
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multicolored
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Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Acknowledgments; Contents; Introduction; I: The Grand Object; II: Nurseries of Morality; III: Temples in the Forest; IV: An Industrious Citizenry; V: Other Whites; VI: Jehovah's Stepchildren; VII: Christians versus Pagans; Epilogue. The Harvest Unreaped; Bibliographical Essay; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W
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ocn900345021
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1 online resource (201 pages)
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online
Isbn
9780813162102
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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22573/ctt129c5qz
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(OCoLC)900345021
Label
Salvation and the savage : an analysis of Protestant missions and American Indian response, 1787--1862, by Robert F. Berkhofer, Jr
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Cover; Title; Copyright; Acknowledgments; Contents; Introduction; I: The Grand Object; II: Nurseries of Morality; III: Temples in the Forest; IV: An Industrious Citizenry; V: Other Whites; VI: Jehovah's Stepchildren; VII: Christians versus Pagans; Epilogue. The Harvest Unreaped; Bibliographical Essay; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W
Control code
ocn900345021
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (201 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813162102
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129c5qz
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900345021

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