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The Resource The art of the public grovel : sexual sin and public confession in America, Susan Wise Bauer, (electronic resource)

The art of the public grovel : sexual sin and public confession in America, Susan Wise Bauer, (electronic resource)

Label
The art of the public grovel : sexual sin and public confession in America
Title
The art of the public grovel
Title remainder
sexual sin and public confession in America
Statement of responsibility
Susan Wise Bauer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Whether you are a politician caught carrying on with an intern or a minister photographed with a prostitute, discovery does not necessarily spell the end of your public career. Admit your sins carefully, using the essential elements of an evangelical confession identified by Susan Wise Bauer in The Art of the Public Grovel, and you, like Bill Clinton, just might survive. In this fascinating and important history of public confession in modern America, Bauer explains why and how a type of confession that first arose among nineteenth-century evangelicals has today become the required form for an
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Bauer, S. Wise,
Dewey number
176
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Sex scandals
  • Politicians
  • Presidents
  • Confession
  • Evangelicalism
  • United States
Label
The art of the public grovel : sexual sin and public confession in America, Susan Wise Bauer, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 315-322) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Grover the good, Belshazzar Blaine, and the rapacious woman -- In the presence of the elect (with the world looking on) -- Aimee Semple McPherson and the devil -- Confession goes public -- Ted Kennedy misreads his public -- Jimmy Carter, traitor to the cause -- Jim Bakker shoots his allies -- Jimmy Swaggart's model confession -- Clinton and the three public confessions -- Unaware of change -- Conclusion: Predictions
Control code
ocn438653476
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 337 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282157422
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786612157424
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)438653476
Label
The art of the public grovel : sexual sin and public confession in America, Susan Wise Bauer, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 315-322) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Grover the good, Belshazzar Blaine, and the rapacious woman -- In the presence of the elect (with the world looking on) -- Aimee Semple McPherson and the devil -- Confession goes public -- Ted Kennedy misreads his public -- Jimmy Carter, traitor to the cause -- Jim Bakker shoots his allies -- Jimmy Swaggart's model confession -- Clinton and the three public confessions -- Unaware of change -- Conclusion: Predictions
Control code
ocn438653476
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 337 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282157422
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786612157424
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)438653476

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