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Author Klassen, Pamela E. (Pamela Edith), 1967-
Title Spirits of Protestantism : medicine, healing, and liberal Christianity / Pamela E. Klassen
Imprint Berkeley : University of California Press, c2011
book jacket
 Ethnology Library  BX4817 .K53 2011    AVAILABLE    30520020745338
Descript xxix, 316 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Series The anthropology of Christianity ; 13
Anthropology of Christianity ; 13
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-304) and index
Introduction. Healing Christians -- Anthropologies of the spiritual body -- The gospel of health and the scientific spirit -- Protestant experimentalists and the energy of love -- Evil spirits and queer psyches in an age of anxiety -- Ritual proximity and the healing of history -- Conclusion. Critical condition
Subject Healing -- Religious aspects -- Protestant churches
Protestantism -- North America -- History
Protestant churches -- North America -- History
Liberalism (Religion) -- North America -- History
Alt Title Medicine, healing, and liberal Christianity
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