The Resource God and race in American politics : a short history, Mark A. Noll

God and race in American politics : a short history, Mark A. Noll

Label
God and race in American politics : a short history
Title
God and race in American politics
Title remainder
a short history
Statement of responsibility
Mark A. Noll
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Religion has been a powerful political force throughout American history. When race enters the mix the results have been some of our greatest triumphs as a nation--and some of our most shameful failures. In this important book, Mark Noll, one of the most influential historians of American religion writing today, traces the explosive political effects of the religious intermingling with race. Noll demonstrates how supporters and opponents of slavery and segregation drew equally on the Bible to justify the morality of their positions. He shows how a common evangelical heritage supported Jim Crow
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
305.800973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185
LC item number
.N65 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
God and race in American politics : a short history, Mark A. Noll
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-202) 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
The Bible, slavery, and the "irrepressible conflict" -- The origins of African-American religious agency -- The churches, "redemption," and Jim Crow -- Religion and the Civil Rights Movement -- The Civil Rights Movement as the fulcrum of recent political history -- Theological conclusion
Control code
ocn436879054
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 209 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282157323
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 215732
  • 22573/ctttqmm
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b3310007x
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)436879054
  • pebcs1282157329

Library Locations

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