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High Noon in the Broadcasting and Film Commission

William D. Romanowski

in Reforming Hollywood: How American Protestants Fought for Freedom at the Movies

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780195387841
eISBN:
9780199950188
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195387841.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter investigates a struggle within the National Council’s Broadcasting and Film Commission as the agency became attuned to Hollywood’s new freedoms and industrial structure. Two conflicting ... More


The Gilded Age Crisis of Faith and the Reevaluation of Religious Pluralism

David Mislin

in Saving Faith: Making Religious Pluralism an American Value at the Dawn of the Secular Age

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801453946
eISBN:
9781501701436
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801453946.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This introductory chapter traces the process by which anxieties about declining religious commitments resulted in the affirmation of the diversity of beliefs and practices. The enthusiasm for ... More


Wrestling with an Angel

J. Eric Stewart

in Living with Brain Injury: Narrative, Community, and Women's Renegotiation of Identity

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814764718
eISBN:
9780814770221
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814764718.003.0007
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter addresses the metaphysics of brain injury and disability. In particular, it focuses on the variety of spiritual and religious narratives and affiliations the women have discussed—from ... More


“I Feel No Ways Tired”: Sarah’s Daughters

Jerrilyn McGregory

in Downhome Gospel: African American Spiritual Activism in Wiregrass Country

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781604737820
eISBN:
9781604737837
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604737820.003.0007
Subject:
Music, History, American

This chapter examines local African American women in Wiregrass County who served as the bulwark of their networks. It explains that these women achieved greater autonomy and provide examples of how ... More


Purpose Driven Pluralities: Variety, Consumption, and Choice in Postdenominational Evangelicalism

Justin G. Wilford

in Sacred Subdivisions: The Postsuburban Transformation of American Evangelicalism

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814725351
eISBN:
9780814708309
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814725351.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter examines the performances of postsuburban place at Saddleback Church, as well as the weekend services where the collective narratives of Saddleback are presented seven different times ... More


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