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The Resource American Jesus : how the Son of God became a national icon, Stephen Prothero

American Jesus : how the Son of God became a national icon, Stephen Prothero

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American Jesus : how the Son of God became a national icon
Title
American Jesus
Title remainder
how the Son of God became a national icon
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Prothero
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Stephen Prothero's American Jesus is a major new work of history: a vivid chronicle of the distinctive "images of Jesus" cherished by the American people, and an incisive account of Jesus' transformation, in Americans' hearts and minds, from crucified Lord to folk hero, from divinity to celebrity."--Jacket
Summary
Traces the evolution of diverse images, interpretations, and appraisals of Jesus Christ throughout American culture, explaining how the unique mix of the secular and the sacred in contemporary America is expressed in the person of Jesus
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231446
Cataloging source
DLC
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Prothero, Stephen R
Dewey number
232/.0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BT203
LC item number
.P76 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Jesus Christ
  • United States
  • Jesus Christ
  • Christology
  • Religion
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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how the Son of God became a national icon
Label
American Jesus : how the Son of God became a national icon, Stephen Prothero
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 339-345) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Enlightened sage -- Sweet Savior -- Manly Redeemer -- Superstar -- Mormon Elder Brother -- Black Moses -- Rabbi -- Oriental Christ
Control code
ocm52587491
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
364 pages
Isbn
9780374178901
Lccn
2003006947
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)52587491
Label
American Jesus : how the Son of God became a national icon, Stephen Prothero
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 339-345) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Enlightened sage -- Sweet Savior -- Manly Redeemer -- Superstar -- Mormon Elder Brother -- Black Moses -- Rabbi -- Oriental Christ
Control code
ocm52587491
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
364 pages
Isbn
9780374178901
Lccn
2003006947
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)52587491

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