The Resource John Witherspoon's American Revolution : Enlightenment and Religion from the Creation of Britain to the Founding of the United States

John Witherspoon's American Revolution : Enlightenment and Religion from the Creation of Britain to the Founding of the United States

Label
John Witherspoon's American Revolution : Enlightenment and Religion from the Creation of Britain to the Founding of the United States
Title
John Witherspoon's American Revolution
Title remainder
Enlightenment and Religion from the Creation of Britain to the Founding of the United States
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
973.3029
Index
no index present
LC call number
E302.6.W7
LC item number
.M355 2017eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Published for the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture, Williamsburg, Virginia
Label
John Witherspoon's American Revolution : Enlightenment and Religion from the Creation of Britain to the Founding of the United States
Publication
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
  • Cover; Half Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; List of Illustrations; INTRODUCTION: Enlightenment and Religion between Scotland and America; PART I. FROM SCOTLAND TO AMERICA; CHAPTER 1 "A Road to Distinction Very Different from That of His More Successful Companions": Augustinian Piety in Witherspoon's Scotland; CHAPTER 2 "Of Local and Temporary Reformation, Local and Occasional Depravation": Kirk Divisions and American Prospects at Midcentury; PART II. HIGHER EDUCATION
  • CHAPTER 3 "The Bulwark of the Religion and Liberty of America": Presbyterian Revivalism and American Higher Education before WitherspoonCHAPTER 4 "All the Conclusions Drawn from These Principles Must Be Vague": American Moral Philosophy after Witherspoon; CHAPTER 5 "When Their Fathers Have Fallen Asleep": Domestic Culture, Public Virtue, and the Power of Language; PART III. AMERICAN INDEPENDENCE; CHAPTER 6 "Every One of Them Full of the Old Cameronian Resisting Sentiments": Piety, Anglo- Scottish Union, and American Independence
  • CHAPTER 7 "How Far the Magistrate Ought to Interfere in Matters of Religion": Public Faith and the Ambiguity of Political Representation after 1776PART IV. LEGACIES; CHAPTER 8 "The Latent Causes of Faction Are Thus Sown in the Nature of Man": John Witherspoon, James Madison, and the American Founding; CHAPTER 9 "Great Things Hath God Done for His American Zion": Presbyterian Moral Philosophy and Educational Conflict during the Nineteenth Century; CONCLUSION "Unrelenting Rage"; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Y
Control code
ocn965168569
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (440 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469628202
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b37216922
Specific material designation
remote
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(OCoLC)965168569

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