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Religion and the rise of the American city

the New York City mission movement, 1812-1870.

by Carroll Smith-Rosenberg

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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca [N.Y.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (State),
  • New York.
    • Subjects:
    • City missions -- New York (State) -- New York,
    • Poor -- New York (State) -- New York

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [283]-293.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBV2805.N5 R68 1971
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 300 p.
      Number of Pages300
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4918023M
      ISBN 100801406595
      LC Control Number76164640

      Class mostly appears in the book as either a function of caste or a foil to it: Black people are mostly confined to low-wage labor and lower social classes, while some rise to the upper classes but face frequent assumptions that they are unfit to be in upper-class spaces. As Frank Lambert, professor of history at Purdue University and author of The Founding Fathers and the Place of Religion in America points out in his brilliant new book, the contentious relationship between religion and politics has been a feature of the American landscape since William Bradford declared the Massachusetts Bay Colony as the New Jerusalem, the “City Upon a Hill,” firmly situating the New .

        Churchgoing American religion is starting the most startling phenomenon of recent times has been the rise of the religious “nones”. About a quarter of the total population, and about a.   I first came to know Beirut in the fall of as a student at the American University of Beirut (AUB). I had not turned 18 yet and came to study English literature as books had been my only.

        The United States has become “the most religiously diverse nation in the world,” according to Harvard’s Diana Eck in her book, The New Religious America. This classic work, winner of the National Book Award in Philosophy and Religion and Christian Century’s choice as the Religious Book of the Decade (), is now issued with a new chapter by noted religious historian David Hall, who carries the story of American religious .


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