Inspiration And Innovation

Author : Todd M. Kerstetter
ISBN : 9781118848326
Genre : History
File Size : 57.77 MB
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Covering more than 200 years of history from pre-contact to the present, this textbook places religion at the center of the history of the American West, examining the relationship between religion and the region and their influence on one another. A comprehensive examination of the relationship between religion and the American West and their influence on each other over the course of more than 200 years Discusses diverse groups of people, places, and events that played an important historical role, from organized religion and easily recognized denominations to unorganized religion and cults Provides straightforward explanations of key religious and theological terms and concepts Weaves discussion of American Indian religion throughout the text and presents it in dialogue with other groups Enriches our understanding of American history by examining key factors outside of traditional political, economic, social, and cultural domains
Category: History

The New Religious Movements Experience In America

Author : Eugene V. Gallagher
ISBN : 0313328072
Genre : Religion
File Size : 76.37 MB
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Examines how new religions have originated, survived or died, and sometimes prospered throughout U. S. history and what it's like to follow one of these spiritual practices
Category: Religion