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The Resource Displacing the Divine : the Minister in the Mirror of American Fiction

Displacing the Divine : the Minister in the Mirror of American Fiction

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Displacing the Divine : the Minister in the Mirror of American Fiction
Title
Displacing the Divine
Title remainder
the Minister in the Mirror of American Fiction
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As religious leaders, ministers are often assumed to embody the faith of the institution they represent. As cultural symbols, they reflect subtle changes in society and belief-specifically people's perception of God and the evolving role of the church. For more than forty years, Douglas Alan Walrath has tracked changing patterns of belief and church participation in American society, and his research has revealed a particularly fascinating trend: portrayals of ministers in American fiction mirror changing perceptions of the Protestant church and a Protestant God. From the novels
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Cataloging source
MHW
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Walrath, Douglas Alan
Dewey number
  • 813.00935823
  • 813/.00935823
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PS374.C55 W36 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Religion and American Culture
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  • American fiction
  • Clergy in literature
  • Christianity and literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • RELIGION
  • American fiction
  • Christianity and literature
  • Clergy in literature
  • United States
Label
Displacing the Divine : the Minister in the Mirror of American Fiction
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 353-370) and index
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
Preface; Introduction; Part 1; 1; 2; 3; Part 2; 4; 5; 6; 7; 8; 9; Part 3; 10; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
829750952
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (399 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231521802
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
  • 9786612796623
  • 10.7312/walr15106
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 279662
  • 22573/cttgrdsc
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)829750952
Label
Displacing the Divine : the Minister in the Mirror of American Fiction
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 353-370) and index
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
Preface; Introduction; Part 1; 1; 2; 3; Part 2; 4; 5; 6; 7; 8; 9; Part 3; 10; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
829750952
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (399 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231521802
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
  • 9786612796623
  • 10.7312/walr15106
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 279662
  • 22573/cttgrdsc
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)829750952

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