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The Resource Moses, Jesus, and the trickster in the evangelical South, Paul Harvey

Moses, Jesus, and the trickster in the evangelical South, Paul Harvey

Label
Moses, Jesus, and the trickster in the evangelical South
Title
Moses, Jesus, and the trickster in the evangelical South
Statement of responsibility
Paul Harvey
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Paul Harvey uses four characters that are important symbols of religious expression in the American South to survey major themes of religion, race, and southern history. The figure of Moses helps us better understand how whites saw themselves as a chosen people in situations of suffering and war and how Africans and African Americans reworked certain stories in the Bible to suit their own purposes. By applying the figure of Jesus to the central concerns of life, Harvey argues, southern evangelicals were instrumental in turning him into an American figure. The ghostly presence of the Trickster,
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harvey, Paul
Dewey number
280/.40975
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BR535
LC item number
.H385 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Mercer University Lamar memorial lectures
Series volume
no. 52
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Southern States
  • Evangelicalism
  • Christianity and culture
  • Race relations
  • Southern States
  • Tricksters
  • RELIGION
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Christianity and culture
  • Evangelicalism
  • Race relations
  • Race relations
  • Tricksters
  • Southern States
Label
Moses, Jesus, and the trickster in the evangelical South, Paul Harvey
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : what is the soul of man? -- Moses, Jesus, Absalom, and the trickster : narratives of the evangelical South -- "Because i was a master" : religion, race and southern ideas of freedom -- Suffering saint : Jesus in the South
Control code
781636648
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 182 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780820343747
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613586940
Other physical details
illustrations, map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt3q4rp3
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)781636648
Label
Moses, Jesus, and the trickster in the evangelical South, Paul Harvey
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : what is the soul of man? -- Moses, Jesus, Absalom, and the trickster : narratives of the evangelical South -- "Because i was a master" : religion, race and southern ideas of freedom -- Suffering saint : Jesus in the South
Control code
781636648
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 182 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780820343747
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613586940
Other physical details
illustrations, map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt3q4rp3
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)781636648

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