Nature Religion in America from the Algonkian Indians to the New Age

Nature Religion in America from the Algonkian Indians to the New Age

By: "Albanese, Catherine L."

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"As new but unclipped dust jacket has @3/4"" rip on bottom hinge of flap. ""reveals an unorganized and previously unacknowledged religion at the heart of American culture…argues persuasively for a classic American double vision of nature notably articulated by Emerson and Thoreau. On the one hand nature was real, and Americans should live in harmony with it; on the other, nature was illusory, and they should master it with the power of mind..."" 267 indexed, annotated pages with descriptive ""Further Reading"" list."


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This ground-breaking study reveals an unorganized and previously unacknowledged religion at the heart of American culture. Nature, Albanese argues, has provided a compelling religious center throughout American history.

Title: Nature Religion in America from the Algonkian Indians to the New Age

Author Name: "Albanese, Catherine L."

Categories: christianity,

Edition: (1st edition)

Publisher: "Chicago, IL", University of Chicago Press: 1990

ISBN Number: 0226011453

ISBN Number 13: 9780226011455

Binding: Hardbound

Book Condition: FINE/ Very Good dj

lb: 2.10 lb

Seller ID: 1NH06

Keywords: NATURE theology RELIGION / Christianity / Theology / General,