The Resource Gods of the Mississippi, edited by Michael Pasquier

Gods of the Mississippi, edited by Michael Pasquier

Label
Gods of the Mississippi
Title
Gods of the Mississippi
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael Pasquier
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
From the colonial period to the present, the Mississippi River has impacted religious communities from Minnesota to the Gulf of Mexico. Exploring the religious landscape along the 2,530 miles of the largest river system in North America, the essays in Gods of the Mississippi make a compelling case for American religion in motion-not just from east to west, but also from north to south. With discussion of topics such as the religions of the Black Atlantic, religion and empire, antebellum religious movements, the Mormons at Nauvoo, black religion in the delta, Catholicism in the Deep South, a
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
200.977
Index
index present
LC call number
BL2527.M7
LC item number
G63 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Religion in North America
Label
Gods of the Mississippi, edited by Michael Pasquier
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
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
Introduction: Religious life on the Mississippi / Michael Pasquier -- "The singing of the Mississippi": The river and religions of the Black Atlantic / Jon F. Sensbach -- Religion and American empire in Mississippi, 1790-1833 / Sylvester Johnson -- Movement, maps, and wonder: civil religious competition at the source of the Mississippi River, 1805-1832 / Arthur Remillard -- Looking for the New Jerusalem: antebellum new religious movements and the Mississippi River / Thomas Ruys Smith -- "Go down into Jordan: no, Mississippi": Mormon Nauvoo and the rhetoric of landscape / Seth Perry -- The Mississippi River and the transformation of Black religion in the Delta, 1877-1915 / John M. Giggie -- The redemption of souls and soils: religion and the rural crisis in the Delta / Alison Collis Greene -- Bonfires on the levee: place, memory, and the sacred in River Road Catholicism / Justin D. Poche -- "Big river": Johnny Cash and the currents of history / John Hayes
Control code
ocn828720559
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253008084
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt16gkp56
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b33416254
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)828720559
  • pebcs0253008085

Library Locations

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