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The Resource If God meant to interfere : American literature and the rise of the Christian right, Christopher Douglas, (electronic resource)

If God meant to interfere : American literature and the rise of the Christian right, Christopher Douglas, (electronic resource)

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If God meant to interfere : American literature and the rise of the Christian right
Title
If God meant to interfere
Title remainder
American literature and the rise of the Christian right
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Douglas
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Proposes to solve the question of how contemporary American literature has registered--or has failed to register--what is one of the most important cultural paradigm shifts of the postwar period, the astonishing expansion and empowerment of fundamentalist and conservative evangelical and Christianity in the United States"--
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Author's university Web page
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NIC/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Douglas, Christopher
Dewey number
813/.5409382
LC call number
PS374.R47
LC item number
D68 2016
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • Christianity in literature
  • Fundamentalism in literature
  • Evangelicalism in literature
  • Christianity and literature
Label
If God meant to interfere : American literature and the rise of the Christian right, Christopher Douglas, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 339-357) and index
Contents
  • Introduction: fiction in the God gap -- Multicultural entanglements. Multiculturalism, secularization, resurgence -- The poisonwood Bible's multicultural graft -- Christian multiculturalism in Marilynne Robinson's Gilead -- Recapitulation and religious indifference in The plot against America -- Postmodern entanglements. Thomas Pynchon's prophecy -- Science and religion in Carl Sagan's Contact -- Evolution and theodicy in Blood meridian -- The postmodern gospel according to Dan -- Conclustion: politics, literature, method
  • Multiculturalism, secularization, resurgence -- The poisonwood Bible's multicultural graft -- Christian multiculturalism in Marilynne Robinson's Gilead -- Recapitulation and religious indifference in The plot against America -- Thomas Pynchon's prophecy -- Science and religion in Carl Sagan's Contact -- Evolution and theodicy in Blood meridian -- The postmodern gospel according to Dan
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001675018
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unknown
Isbn
9781501702112
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015043533
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001675018
Label
If God meant to interfere : American literature and the rise of the Christian right, Christopher Douglas, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 339-357) and index
Contents
  • Introduction: fiction in the God gap -- Multicultural entanglements. Multiculturalism, secularization, resurgence -- The poisonwood Bible's multicultural graft -- Christian multiculturalism in Marilynne Robinson's Gilead -- Recapitulation and religious indifference in The plot against America -- Postmodern entanglements. Thomas Pynchon's prophecy -- Science and religion in Carl Sagan's Contact -- Evolution and theodicy in Blood meridian -- The postmodern gospel according to Dan -- Conclustion: politics, literature, method
  • Multiculturalism, secularization, resurgence -- The poisonwood Bible's multicultural graft -- Christian multiculturalism in Marilynne Robinson's Gilead -- Recapitulation and religious indifference in The plot against America -- Thomas Pynchon's prophecy -- Science and religion in Carl Sagan's Contact -- Evolution and theodicy in Blood meridian -- The postmodern gospel according to Dan
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001675018
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9781501702112
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015043533
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001675018

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