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作者 Balmer, Randall
書名 Protestantism in America
出版項 New York : Columbia University Press, 2002
國際標準書號 9780231507691 (electronic bk.)
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說明 1 online resource (311 pages)
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系列 Columbia Contemporary American Religion Series
Columbia Contemporary American Religion Series
附註 Intro -- Contents -- Preface -- INTRODUCTION Easter Sunday -- Part One BACKGROUND -- 1 Protestantism in America -- 2 A Brief History of Protestantism in America -- 3 The Varieties of Protestantism in America -- Part Two CASE STUDIES -- 4 Williston Federated Church -- 5 Abyssinian Baptist Church -- 6 New Life Family Fellowship -- Part Three CHALLENGES -- 7 Protestants and Feminism -- 8 Protestants and Homosexuality -- 9 Protestants and Social Justice -- CONCLUSION The Promise of Protestantism in the Twenty-first Century -- Profiles -- Chronology -- Glossary -- Notes -- Index
As America has become more pluralistic, Protestantism, with its long roots in American history and culture, has hardly remained static. This finely crafted portrait of a remarkably complex group of Christian denominations describes Protestantism's history, constituent subgroups and their activities, and the way in which its dialectic with American culture has shaped such facets of the wider society as healthcare, welfare, labor relations, gender roles, and political discourse
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Balmer, Randall Protestantism in America New York : Columbia University Press,c2002 9780231111300
主題 Protestant churches -- United States.;Protestantism -- United States.;United States -- Church history
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Alt Author Winner, Lauren F
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