The Resource A cautious patriotism : the American churches & the Second World War, Gerald L. Sittser

A cautious patriotism : the American churches & the Second World War, Gerald L. Sittser

Label
A cautious patriotism : the American churches & the Second World War
Title
A cautious patriotism
Title remainder
the American churches & the Second World War
Statement of responsibility
Gerald L. Sittser
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
World War II was a turning point in twentieth-century American history, and its effects on American society have been studied from virtually every conceivable historical angle. Until now, though, the role of religion--an important aspect of life on the home front--has essentially been overlooked. In ###A Cautious Patriotism#, Gerald Sittser addresses this omission. He examines the issues raised by World War II in light of the reactions they provoked among Catholics, Episcopalians, Lutherans, Unitarians, and members of other Christian denominations. In the process, he enriches our understanding
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
940.54/78
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
D744.5.U6
LC item number
S58 1997eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
A cautious patriotism : the American churches & the Second World War, Gerald L. Sittser
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-309) and index
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  • net
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
The Crisis -- Promises to Keep -- The Fine Line -- The Great Debate -- The Big Question -- Christian Faith & Democracy -- Church & Society --Ministry & Mobilization -- Ministry & the Military -- Civil Rights & the War at Home -- The Cost of War -- Suffering Beyond Measure -- The Postwar World -- The Prospects of a Cautious Patriotism
Control code
ocm42329235
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 317 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807837863
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt62pts
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b32261263
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)42329235
  • pebcs0585026467
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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