Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-6 of 6 items

  • Keywords: Theory x
  • University Presses: University of North Carolina Press x
  • University of North Carolina Press x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

A More Civil War: How the Union Waged a Just War

D. H. Dilbeck

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781469630519
eISBN:
9781469630533
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469630519.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: Civil War

During the Civil War, Americans confronted profound moral problems about how to fight in the conflict. In this innovative book, D.H. Dilbeck reveals how the Union sought to wage a just war against ... More


Perspectives on Muslim Digital Worlds

Gary R. Bunt

in Hashtag Islam: How Cyber-Islamic Environments Are Transforming Religious Authority

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781469643168
eISBN:
9781469643182
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469643168.003.0002
Subject:
History, History of Religion

This chapter explores the research approach towards defining cyber Islamic environments, and includes an overview of theoretical perspectives towards media and communications in general, and ... More


Chiropractors on Parade

Holly Folk

in Religion of Chiropractic: Populist Healing from the American Heartland

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781469632797
eISBN:
9781469632810
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469632797.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

Chapter five addresses the eclipse of D. D. Palmer by his son, in leading both the proprietary school and the burgeoning chiropractic profession. B. J. Palmer presented himself as the rightful heir ... More


Young Ladies Seduced and Carried Off by Terrorists: Secrets, Spies, and Anticommunist Moral Panic

Benjamin A. Cowan

in Securing Sex: Morality and Repression in the Making of Cold War Brazil

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781469627502
eISBN:
9781469627526
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469627502.003.0005
Subject:
History, Latin American History

Chapter Five investigates the impact of moral technocracy—the ways in which doctrinalized moral panic suffused security institutions and made inroads into repressive practice. Categorical alarm about ... More


Humanizing the Sacred

Ahmad S. Dallal

in Islam without Europe: Traditions of Reform in Eighteenth-Century Islamic Thought

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781469641409
eISBN:
9781469640365
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469641409.003.0006
Subject:
History, History of Religion

Another main idea in revisionist historiography is that hadith studies were revived in the eighteenth century and that hadith was used for socio-moral reconstruction. This last notion implies that ... More


Commentary: Déjà Vu All Over Again: Is There a New New Political History?

William G. Shade

in Beyond the Founders: New Approaches to the Political History of the Early American Republic

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807828892
eISBN:
9781469605241
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807898833_pasley.18
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter begins with a discussion on the emergence of a new cultural history of politics of the early republic that was clearly related to the larger debate among historians over the linguistic ... More


View: