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The Resource The altar at home : sentimental literature and nineteenth-century American religion, Claudia Stokes

The altar at home : sentimental literature and nineteenth-century American religion, Claudia Stokes

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The altar at home : sentimental literature and nineteenth-century American religion
Title
The altar at home
Title remainder
sentimental literature and nineteenth-century American religion
Statement of responsibility
Claudia Stokes
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Altar at Home explores the many religious contexts and contents of the sentimental literature of the American nineteenth century, arguing that this genre played a dynamic role in the development of revivalism, millennialism, feminism, and other forms of heterodoxy
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stokes, Claudia
Index
index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Religion and literature
  • Sentimentalism in literature
  • Christianity in literature
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Christianity in literature
  • Religion and literature
  • Sentimentalism in literature
  • United States
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Anglo-American Literature, general
  • Christianity in literature
  • Literary Studies
  • Literature in Diverse Languages
  • Religion and literature
  • Religion and literature
  • Sentimentalism in literature
  • Englische Literatur Amerikas
Label
The altar at home : sentimental literature and nineteenth-century American religion, Claudia Stokes
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • Acknowledgments
  • Frontmatter
  • CONTENTS
  • Introduction
  • Chapter 1. Revivals of Sentiment: Sentimentalism and the Second Great Awakening
  • Chapter 2. My Kingdom: Sentimentalism and the Refinement of Hymnody
  • Chapter 3. The Christian Plot: Stowe, Millennialism, and Narrative Form
  • Chapter 4. Derelict Daughters and Polygamous Wives: Mormonism and the Uses of Sentiment
  • Chapter 5. The Mother Church: Mary Baker Eddy and the Practice of Sentimentalism
Control code
ocn886597842
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812290141
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812290141
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt70q3hm
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)886597842
Label
The altar at home : sentimental literature and nineteenth-century American religion, Claudia Stokes
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • Acknowledgments
  • Frontmatter
  • CONTENTS
  • Introduction
  • Chapter 1. Revivals of Sentiment: Sentimentalism and the Second Great Awakening
  • Chapter 2. My Kingdom: Sentimentalism and the Refinement of Hymnody
  • Chapter 3. The Christian Plot: Stowe, Millennialism, and Narrative Form
  • Chapter 4. Derelict Daughters and Polygamous Wives: Mormonism and the Uses of Sentiment
  • Chapter 5. The Mother Church: Mary Baker Eddy and the Practice of Sentimentalism
Control code
ocn886597842
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812290141
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812290141
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt70q3hm
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)886597842

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