The Resource Religion in the American novel : the search for belief, 1860-1920, Leo F. O'Connor

Religion in the American novel : the search for belief, 1860-1920, Leo F. O'Connor

Label
Religion in the American novel : the search for belief, 1860-1920
Title
Religion in the American novel
Title remainder
the search for belief, 1860-1920
Statement of responsibility
Leo F. O'Connor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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O'Connor, Leo F
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS374.R47
LC item number
O26 1984
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • American fiction
  • Belief and doubt in literature
  • Fiction
  • Religion and literature
  • Sects in literature
  • Religion et littérature
  • Roman
  • Religion
  • Geschichte (1860-1920)
  • Religion (Motiv)
  • American fiction
  • Belief and doubt in literature
  • Fiction
  • Religion and literature
  • Sects in literature
  • USA
  • United States
Label
Religion in the American novel : the search for belief, 1860-1920, Leo F. O'Connor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 345-364
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volume
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
[part] I. The novelist and the new England tradition. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: the reluctant critic -- Oliver Wendell Holmes: humanism vs. sectarianism -- Harriet Beecher Stowe: the compassionate belief -- Margaret Deland: the isolating effect of Calvinism -- Henry Adams: celebrant of spiritual independence -- Arlo Bates: the quest for moral order -- William Dean Howells: the doctrine of complicity -- [part] II. Frontier religion and the novelist. Edward Eggleston and heroic Methodism -- William Dean Howells and frontier evangelism -- Joseph Kirkland: religious humanism in the Illinois territory -- Albion Tourgee and the religious impulse in reconstructionism -- Thomas Dixon and religious based racism -- Ed Howe and the failure of religious fundamentalism -- Helen Hunt Jackson: the annihilation of the California missions -- Harold Frederic: Methodism meets modernism -- [part] III. The new religions: native-born and immigrant. Elizabeth Stuart Phelps: propagandist for the reincarnationists -- Henry James: the occult in the New England -- Edward Eggleston: assault on faith healing -- William Dean Howells: spiritualism and the Shakers -- Helen Reimensnyder Martin: chronicles of Amish isolationism -- Sidney Luska: protestant perspective on Jewish assimilation -- Abraham Cahan: the tragedy of assimilation -- Early fictional images of Roman Catholicism -- Mark Twain: fear of Catholic authoritarianism -- [part] IV. Religion and reform literature. Albion Tourgee: journey to Christian socialism -- Charles M. Sheldon: reform in orthodox garb -- Winston Churchill: the patrician reformer -- Robert Herrick: critic of social gospel -- Edward Bellamy: the gospel of nationalism -- William Dean Howells: the gospel of altruism
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 364 pages
Isbn
9780819136831
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
83021842
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10072556
  • (OCoLC)ocm10072556
Label
Religion in the American novel : the search for belief, 1860-1920, Leo F. O'Connor
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 345-364
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
[part] I. The novelist and the new England tradition. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: the reluctant critic -- Oliver Wendell Holmes: humanism vs. sectarianism -- Harriet Beecher Stowe: the compassionate belief -- Margaret Deland: the isolating effect of Calvinism -- Henry Adams: celebrant of spiritual independence -- Arlo Bates: the quest for moral order -- William Dean Howells: the doctrine of complicity -- [part] II. Frontier religion and the novelist. Edward Eggleston and heroic Methodism -- William Dean Howells and frontier evangelism -- Joseph Kirkland: religious humanism in the Illinois territory -- Albion Tourgee and the religious impulse in reconstructionism -- Thomas Dixon and religious based racism -- Ed Howe and the failure of religious fundamentalism -- Helen Hunt Jackson: the annihilation of the California missions -- Harold Frederic: Methodism meets modernism -- [part] III. The new religions: native-born and immigrant. Elizabeth Stuart Phelps: propagandist for the reincarnationists -- Henry James: the occult in the New England -- Edward Eggleston: assault on faith healing -- William Dean Howells: spiritualism and the Shakers -- Helen Reimensnyder Martin: chronicles of Amish isolationism -- Sidney Luska: protestant perspective on Jewish assimilation -- Abraham Cahan: the tragedy of assimilation -- Early fictional images of Roman Catholicism -- Mark Twain: fear of Catholic authoritarianism -- [part] IV. Religion and reform literature. Albion Tourgee: journey to Christian socialism -- Charles M. Sheldon: reform in orthodox garb -- Winston Churchill: the patrician reformer -- Robert Herrick: critic of social gospel -- Edward Bellamy: the gospel of nationalism -- William Dean Howells: the gospel of altruism
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 364 pages
Isbn
9780819136831
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
83021842
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10072556
  • (OCoLC)ocm10072556

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