The Resource Nature's God : the heretical origins of the American republic, Matthew Stewart

Nature's God : the heretical origins of the American republic, Matthew Stewart

Label
Nature's God : the heretical origins of the American republic
Title
Nature's God
Title remainder
the heretical origins of the American republic
Statement of responsibility
Matthew Stewart
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Drawing deeply on the study of European philosophy, Matthew Stewart pursues a genealogy of the philosophical ideas from which America's revolutionaries drew their inspiration, all ... researched and documented and enlivened with storytelling ... Along the way, he uncovers the true meanings of 'Nature's God,' 'self-evident,' and many other phrases crucial to our understanding of the American experiment but now widely misunderstood"--Dust jacket flap
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stewart, Matthew
Index
index present
LC call number
BR520
LC item number
.S836 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Founding Fathers of the United States
  • Religion and state
  • Natural theology
  • Church and state
  • Founding fathers
  • Religion
  • Staat
  • Natürliche Theologie
  • United States
  • USA
Label
Nature's God : the heretical origins of the American republic, Matthew Stewart
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The dirty little screw of the American Revolution -- Pathologies of freedom -- Epicurus's dangerous idea -- On the genealogy of Nature's God -- Self-evident truths -- The pursuit of happiness -- The empire of reason -- The religion of freedom
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
vii, 566 pages
Isbn
9780393064544
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014008791
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)879642283
  • (OCoLC)ocn879642283
Label
Nature's God : the heretical origins of the American republic, Matthew Stewart
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The dirty little screw of the American Revolution -- Pathologies of freedom -- Epicurus's dangerous idea -- On the genealogy of Nature's God -- Self-evident truths -- The pursuit of happiness -- The empire of reason -- The religion of freedom
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
vii, 566 pages
Isbn
9780393064544
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014008791
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)879642283
  • (OCoLC)ocn879642283

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