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American religious history

by Allitt, Patrick,

Format: Book on CD 2001
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 3 of 4 copies
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Northland Public Library Audio Books 200.973 AL5 (COMPACT DISC)
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Penn Hills Library Audio Visual CD 200.973 ALL pt. 1
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This course explores the particularly rich history of religion in the U.S. Beginning with myths and realities about "Puritans," the lectures explain how rivalry among competing Protestant groups led to the constitutional compromise that is written into the First Amendment. Central to the course is a discussion of the impact of religiously diverse immigrants in the 19th century.
pt. 1: lecture 1. Major features of American religious history
lecture 2. The European background
lecture 3. Natives and newcomers
lecture 4. The Puritans
lecture 5. Colonial religious diversity
lecture 6. The great awakening
lecture 7. Religion and revolution
lecture 8. The second great awakening
lecture 9. Oneida and the Mormons
lecture 10. Catholicism
lecture 11. African-American religion
lecture 12. The Civil War. pt. 2: lecture 13. Victorian developments
lecture 14. Darwin and other dilemmas
lecture 15. Judaism in the 19th century
lecture 16. Fundamentalism
lecture 17. War and peace
lecture 18. Twentieth-century Catholicism
lecture 19. The affluent society
lecture 20. The civil rights movement
lecture 21. The counterculture and feminism
lecture 22. Asian religions
lecture 23. Church and state
lecture 24. The enduring religious sensibility.

Additional Information
Series Great courses (Compact disc)
Subjects Religion and sociology -- United States.
United States -- Religion.
Publisher Chantilly, VA :2001
Contributors Teaching Company.
Participants/Performers Patrick Allitt, lecturer.
Language English
Notes Compact disc.
Accompanying material includes one or two course guidebooks with bibliographical references.
Description 12 audio discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in. .
ISBN 9781565853959
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