The Resource American religious liberalism, edited by Leigh E. Schmidt and Sally M. Promey

American religious liberalism, edited by Leigh E. Schmidt and Sally M. Promey

Label
American religious liberalism
Title
American religious liberalism
Statement of responsibility
edited by Leigh E. Schmidt and Sally M. Promey
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Religious liberalism in America has often been equated with an ecumenical Protestant establishment. By contrast, American Religious Liberalism draws attention to the broad diversity of liberal cultures that shapes America's religious movements. The essays gathered here push beyond familiar tropes and boundaries to interrogate religious liberalism's dense cultural leanings by looking at spirituality in the arts, the politics and piety of religious cosmopolitanism, and the interaction between liberal religion and liberal secularism. Readers will find a kaleidoscopic view of many of the progre
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
200.973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BL2525
LC item number
.A5443 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Religion in North America
Label
American religious liberalism, edited by Leigh E. Schmidt and Sally M. Promey
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • 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
  • Sally M. Promey
  • Discovering imageless truths : the Bahá'í pilgrimage of Juliet Thompson, artist
  • Christopher G. White
  • Where "deep streams flow, endlessly renewing" : metaphysical religion and "cultural evolution" in the art of Agnes Pelton
  • Nathan Rees
  • "Citizens of all the world's temples" : cosmopolitan religion at Bell Street Chapel
  • Emily R. Mace
  • Spiritual border-crossings in the U.S. women's rights movement
  • Kathi Kern
  • "We build our temples for tomorrow" : racial ecumenism and religious liberalism in the Harlem Renaissance
  • Introduction:
  • Josef Sorrett
  • Reading across the divide of faith : liberal Protestant book culture and interfaith encounters in print, 1921-1948
  • Matthew S. Hedstrom
  • The dominant, the damned, and the discs : on the metaphysical liberalism of Charles Fort and its afterlives
  • Jeffrey J. Kripal
  • Liberal sympathies : Morris Jastrow and the science of religion
  • Kathryn Lofton
  • Jewish liberalism through comparative lenses : reform Judaism and its liberal Christian counterparts
  • Yaakov Ariel
  • Each attitude a syllable : the linguistic turn in William James's Varieties of religious experience
  • The parameters and problematics of American religious liberalism
  • Lindsay V. Reckson
  • Protestant pragmatism in China, 1919-1927
  • Gretchen Boger
  • Demarcating democracy : liberal Catholics, Protestants, and the discourse of secularism
  • K. Healan Gaston
  • Religious liberalism and the liberal geopolitics of religion
  • Tracy Fessenden
  • Afterword and commentary:
  • Religious liberalism and ecumenical self-interrogation
  • David A. Hollinger
  • Leigh E. Schmidt
  • Reading poetry religiously : the Walt Whitman fellowship and seeker spirituality
  • Michael Robertson
  • The christology of niceness : Harriet Beecher Stowe, the Jesus novel, and sacred trivialities
  • Carrie Tirado Bramen
  • Visible liberalism : liberal Protestant taste evangelism, 1850 and 1950
Control code
ocn806521203
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 416 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253002181
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786613813060
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt16gmh8s
  • 37cfd033-f24b-415b-a2d4-bddc91c9303a
  • 381306
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b29253159
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)806521203
  • pebcs0253002184

Library Locations

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