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The Resource Strange Jeremiahs : civil religion and the literary imaginations of Jonathan Edwards, Herman Melville, and W.E.B. Du Bois, Carole Lynn Stewart, (electronic resource)

Strange Jeremiahs : civil religion and the literary imaginations of Jonathan Edwards, Herman Melville, and W.E.B. Du Bois, Carole Lynn Stewart, (electronic resource)

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Strange Jeremiahs : civil religion and the literary imaginations of Jonathan Edwards, Herman Melville, and W.E.B. Du Bois
Title
Strange Jeremiahs
Title remainder
civil religion and the literary imaginations of Jonathan Edwards, Herman Melville, and W.E.B. Du Bois
Statement of responsibility
Carole Lynn Stewart
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Subject
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Language
eng
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Biography type
contains biographical information
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CaPaEBR
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Stewart, Carole Lynn
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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ebrary, Inc
Series statement
Religions of the Americas series
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  • Edwards, Jonathan
  • Melville, Herman
  • Du Bois, W. E. B.
  • Civil religion
  • United States
  • United States
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Strange Jeremiahs : civil religion and the literary imaginations of Jonathan Edwards, Herman Melville, and W.E.B. Du Bois, Carole Lynn Stewart, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 349-362) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The beginning of the American Revolution in the conversion of Northampton. The travail of the Puritan covenant -- Original sin: human limitations and the openness of community -- God is no respecter of persons: the ordinary, lowly, and infantile nature of the revival -- The "strange revolution" and the aesthetics of grace -- The second great awakening, the national period, and Melville's American destiny. Pierre; or, The Ambiguities and the formation of the American dilemma -- A revolutionary marriage deferred -- The mystery of Melville's darkwoman -- From "self" to "soul": W.E.B. Du Bois's critical understanding of the ideals of liberal democracy in the new world. Strange Jeremiah: civil religion and the public intellectual -- Strivings and original sin: the unlovely, plural American soul -- The talented tenth and colonizing heroes -- Du Bois's aesthetic of beauty in the new world -- The irony of the American self
Control code
ebr10492353
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unknown
Extent
xiv, 375 p
Form of item
electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)759158379
Label
Strange Jeremiahs : civil religion and the literary imaginations of Jonathan Edwards, Herman Melville, and W.E.B. Du Bois, Carole Lynn Stewart, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 349-362) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The beginning of the American Revolution in the conversion of Northampton. The travail of the Puritan covenant -- Original sin: human limitations and the openness of community -- God is no respecter of persons: the ordinary, lowly, and infantile nature of the revival -- The "strange revolution" and the aesthetics of grace -- The second great awakening, the national period, and Melville's American destiny. Pierre; or, The Ambiguities and the formation of the American dilemma -- A revolutionary marriage deferred -- The mystery of Melville's darkwoman -- From "self" to "soul": W.E.B. Du Bois's critical understanding of the ideals of liberal democracy in the new world. Strange Jeremiah: civil religion and the public intellectual -- Strivings and original sin: the unlovely, plural American soul -- The talented tenth and colonizing heroes -- Du Bois's aesthetic of beauty in the new world -- The irony of the American self
Control code
ebr10492353
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiv, 375 p
Form of item
electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)759158379

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