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Author McGarry, Molly
Title Ghosts of futures past : spiritualism and the cultural politics of nineteenth-century America / Molly McGarry
Imprint Berkeley : University of California Press, c2008
book jacket
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  BF1242.U6 M145 2008    AVAILABLE    30530000466110
 人文社會聯圖  BF1242.U6 M34 2008    AVAILABLE    30610020276044
Descript xiii, 269 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note "Simpson, imprint in humanities"--P. facing t.p
Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-260) and index
Mourning, media, and the cultural politics of conjuring the dead -- Indian guides : haunted subjects and the politics of vanishing -- Spectral sexualities : free love, moral panic, and the making of U.S. obscenity law -- Mediomania : the spirit of science in a culture of belief and doubt -- Secular spirits : a queer genealogy of untimely sexualities
Subject Spiritualism -- United States -- History -- 19th century
United States -- Religion -- 19th century
Religion and culture -- United States -- History -- 19th century
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