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The Resource Freethinkers : a history of American secularism, Susan Jacoby

Freethinkers : a history of American secularism, Susan Jacoby

Label
Freethinkers : a history of American secularism
Title
Freethinkers
Title remainder
a history of American secularism
Statement of responsibility
Susan Jacoby
Title variation
  • Free thinkers
  • History of American secularism
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles two centuries of secularism in the United States, exploring this rich thread in American life and history and speculating on its continual role in society
Tone
Writing style
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164091
Cataloging source
ZQC
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1945-
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Jacoby, Susan
Dewey number
211/.4/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BL2760
LC item number
.J33 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Secularism
  • Freethinkers
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a history of American secularism
Label
Freethinkers : a history of American secularism, Susan Jacoby
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 371-397) and index
Contents
Revolutionary secularism -- The age of reason and unreason -- Lost connections: anticlericalism, abolitionism, and feminism -- The belief and unbelief of Abraham Lincoln -- Evolution and its discontents -- The great agnostic and the golden age of freethought -- Dawn of the culture wars -- Unholy trinity: Atheists, Reds, Darwinists -- Onward, Christian soldiers -- The best years of our lives -- Culture wars redux -- Reason embattled
Control code
ocm57489869
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Owl Books ed.
Extent
417 p.
Isbn
9780805077766
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)57489869
Label
Freethinkers : a history of American secularism, Susan Jacoby
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 371-397) and index
Contents
Revolutionary secularism -- The age of reason and unreason -- Lost connections: anticlericalism, abolitionism, and feminism -- The belief and unbelief of Abraham Lincoln -- Evolution and its discontents -- The great agnostic and the golden age of freethought -- Dawn of the culture wars -- Unholy trinity: Atheists, Reds, Darwinists -- Onward, Christian soldiers -- The best years of our lives -- Culture wars redux -- Reason embattled
Control code
ocm57489869
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Owl Books ed.
Extent
417 p.
Isbn
9780805077766
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)57489869

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