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The Resource Sacred borders : continuing revelation and canonical restraint in early America, David F. Holland

Sacred borders : continuing revelation and canonical restraint in early America, David F. Holland

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Sacred borders : continuing revelation and canonical restraint in early America
Title
Sacred borders
Title remainder
continuing revelation and canonical restraint in early America
Statement of responsibility
David F. Holland
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Holland tells the stories of antebellum Americans who advocated the idea of an open canon, considering the place of cultural authority in a democratized society, the tension between subjective truths and communal standards, a rising historical consciousness, the expansion of print capitalism, and the principle of religious freedom
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Holland, David F
Dewey number
277.3/081
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Religion in America series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
United States
Label
Sacred borders : continuing revelation and canonical restraint in early America, David F. Holland
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
"A Bible with the back cover torn off" : an introduction -- Policing the borders, or, how independent ministers rode the canonical range -- Good rulers and better books -- Prophets, presidents, and papists : canonical considerations of the early republic -- Faith, doubt, and the penning of scripture -- "Arguments for the possibility are good" -- Conclusion: A border breached, a God sought, a boundary reinforced
Control code
ocn710992330
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (286 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199842520
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)710992330
Label
Sacred borders : continuing revelation and canonical restraint in early America, David F. Holland
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
"A Bible with the back cover torn off" : an introduction -- Policing the borders, or, how independent ministers rode the canonical range -- Good rulers and better books -- Prophets, presidents, and papists : canonical considerations of the early republic -- Faith, doubt, and the penning of scripture -- "Arguments for the possibility are good" -- Conclusion: A border breached, a God sought, a boundary reinforced
Control code
ocn710992330
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (286 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199842520
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)710992330

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