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

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

Label
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
Author
Subject
Genre
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"--
Assigning source
Author's university Web page
Cataloging source
NIC/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Douglas, Christopher
Dewey number
813/.5409382
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.R47
LC item number
D68 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • Christianity in literature
  • Fundamentalism in literature
  • Evangelicalism in literature
  • Christianity and literature
  • Literatur
  • Evangelikale Bewegung
  • Evangelikale Bewegung
  • Fundamentalismus
  • USA
  • American fiction
  • Christianity and literature
  • Christianity in literature
  • Evangelicalism in literature
  • Fundamentalism in literature
  • United States
Label
If God meant to interfere : American literature and the rise of the Christian right, Christopher Douglas
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 339-357) 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
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
Control code
927381695
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 367 pages
Isbn
9781501702112
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015043533
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)927381695
Label
If God meant to interfere : American literature and the rise of the Christian right, Christopher Douglas
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 339-357) 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
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
Control code
927381695
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 367 pages
Isbn
9781501702112
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015043533
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)927381695

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