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 Black Religion in the New Nation: Outside the Boundaries of Whiteness

Curtis J. Evans

in The Burden of Black Religion

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780195328189
eISBN:
9780199870028
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195328189.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter traces the convergence of white northern critiques of black religion in the post‐Civil War period and demonstrate the ways in which they converged with white southern views of black ... More


 The Social Sciences and the Professional Discipline of Black Religion

Curtis J. Evans

in The Burden of Black Religion

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780195328189
eISBN:
9780199870028
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195328189.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Social sciences pathologized the religious experience of black southerners at the turn of the 20th century. The new psychology of G. Stanley Hall and his disciples was a major northern cultural ... More


Philosopher, Preacher, Poet

Steven Paul Hopkins

in Singing the Body of God: The Hymns of Vedantadesika in Their South Indian Tradition

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195127355
eISBN:
9780199834327
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195127358.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Hinduism

This chapter focuses on Deóika's three‐fold contribution to South Indian religion and culture: as a philosopher, a theologian, and a poet. It surveys the milieux, both congenial and rival, in which ... More


Conclusion: His Own Words

Steven Paul Hopkins

in Singing the Body of God: The Hymns of Vedantadesika in Their South Indian Tradition

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195127355
eISBN:
9780199834327
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195127358.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, Hinduism

The Conclusion takes note, in a discursive way, with an eye to methodological issues, of some of the most important themes the book has touched upon, summarizing what might be termed the patterns of ... More


Southern Persuasion

John Wigger

in American Saint Francis Asbury and the Methodists

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195387803
eISBN:
9780199866410
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195387803.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

As conflict between the colonies and Great Britain escalated, Asbury increasingly seemed out of place next to Wesley’s other preachers in America. While they continued to see American Methodism as ... More


Problems of Patience and Equanimity: ‘The Franklin's Tale’, ‘The Clerk's Tale’, ‘The Nun's Priest's Tale’

Alcuin Blamires

in Chaucer, Ethics, and Gender

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199248674
eISBN:
9780191714696
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199248674.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, Early and Medieval Literature

This discussion links the odd-seeming ‘glad cheer’ ascribed to Arveragus at the crux of the Franklin’s Tale with strenuous Stoic aspiration to tolerant equanimity. Arveragus attempts an equanimity ... More


Introduction

Rosemary Lloyd

in The Land of Lost Content: Children and Childhood in Nineteenth-Century French Literature

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198151739
eISBN:
9780191672811
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198151739.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

Ellen Key announced in 1910 how she believed that the century of the child would rise with the new age. And while asserting a change in the relationships between children and adults, she also wanted ... More


Observing Childhood

Rosemary Lloyd

in The Land of Lost Content: Children and Childhood in Nineteenth-Century French Literature

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198151739
eISBN:
9780191672811
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198151739.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

Jan and Richter were able to observe that one of the fundamental problems that writers of autobiographies came across in attempting to evoke someone’s childhood entailed how the language of children ... More


Fanaticism and Sound Learning: Primitive Methodist Revival in Weardale, County Durham, 1851

David Bebbington

in Victorian Religious Revivals: Culture and Piety in Local and Global Contexts

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199575480
eISBN:
9780191741449
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199575480.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Church History

A revival among Primitive Methodists in County Durham in 1851 allows an examination of the relationship between emotionalism and self-improvement, both characteristics often attributed to members of ... More


Conclusion: democratising foreign policy between the wars

Helen McCarthy

in The British People and the League of Nations: Democracy, Citizenship and Internationalism, c. 1918–45

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719086168
eISBN:
9781781702659
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719086168.003.0010
Subject:
History, Political History

This chapter evaluates how far the League movement realised its dream of a ‘democratised’ foreign policy between the wars, and addresses its fortunes after 1945, when the League of Nations Union ... More


Stroke

Hochang Ben Lee and John R. Lipsey

in Title Pages

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195309430
eISBN:
9780197562451
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195309430.003.0010
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Psychiatry

With an annual incidence of more than 600,000 cases, thromboembolic stroke is the third leading cause of death in the United States after heart disease and ... More


The Psychological Crowd

Jim Paul and Brendan Moynihan

in What I Learned Losing a Million Dollars

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231164689
eISBN:
9780231535236
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231164689.003.0008
Subject:
Business and Management, Finance, Accounting, and Banking

This chapter focuses on the concept of emotionalism (decision-making based on emotions), examining particularly how it may lead to market losses. The fundamental characteristic of a crowd is that it ... More


Mormon Envy

Stephen H. Webb

in Mormon Christianity: What Other Christians Can Learn From the Latter-day Saints

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199316816
eISBN:
9780199369249
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199316816.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Theology

Using the criteria of what the author calls the ethics of exclusivity, the exhortation of the emotions, and the ethos of elasticity, the author places Mormonism on the contemporary religious map.


Conclusion: Scott and Fame

Robert Mayer

in Walter Scott and Fame: Authors and Readers in the Romantic Age

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780198794820
eISBN:
9780191836435
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198794820.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

This chapter lays out the conclusions of the study. It treats some new letter-writers—particularly Sir John James Stuart and the painter Benjamin Robert Haydon, both of whom presented themselves to ... More


Music as Art and Science: Changing Conceptualizations by Diderot, 1761–1771, and Conclusion

Cynthia Verba

in Music and the French Enlightenment: Rameau and the Philosophes in Dialogue

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780199381029
eISBN:
9780199381043
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199381029.003.0006
Subject:
Music, History, Western

A major part of Diderot’s subsequent aesthetic exploration involved a reassessment of emotionalism, in which he examined its negative as well as its positive traits. One of the most significant ... More


“Jazzing Religion”

Vaughn A. Booker

in Lift Every Voice and Swing: Black Musicians and Religious Culture in the Jazz Century

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781479892327
eISBN:
9781479801831
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479892327.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter discusses the Afro-Protestant mainline in the era when jazz emerged as a distinct profession. In the 1920s and 1930s, religious race professionals provided editorial commentary on ... More


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