The Resource America's church : the National Shrine and Catholic presence in the nation's capital, Thomas A. Tweed

America's church : the National Shrine and Catholic presence in the nation's capital, Thomas A. Tweed

Label
America's church : the National Shrine and Catholic presence in the nation's capital
Title
America's church
Title remainder
the National Shrine and Catholic presence in the nation's capital
Statement of responsibility
Thomas A. Tweed
Title variation
America's church : the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception and Catholic presence in the nation's capital
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Thomas Tweed shows that the National Shrine is an illuminating site from which to tell the story of 20th-century Catholicism. He organizes his narrative around themes that characterize U.S. Catholicism and ties these themes to the Shrine's material culture: to images, artifacts and devotional spaces
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
282/.7530904
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BX4603.W32
LC item number
N345 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
America's church : the National Shrine and Catholic presence in the nation's capital, Thomas A. Tweed
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Laying Catholicism's foundation: clerical aims and diverse devotees, 1909-1959 -- Mobilizing "America's Marys": women, fundraising, and the Mary memorial altar, 1913-1938 -- Engaging Catholic children: agency, prescriptions, and constraints in the Catholic institutional network, 1920-1959 -- Contesting Protestant interpretations: the Virgin Mary, the crypt church, and the incorporeal other, 1913-1932 -- Claiming civic space: the National Shrine, the subjunctive mood, and the nation's capital, 1913-1959 -- Incorporating Catholic immigrants: diversity, migration, and the Shrine's columns and chapels, 1913-1997
Control code
ocn746925539
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 391 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199783014
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b27872658
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)746925539
  • oso0199783012

Library Locations

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