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Introduction

Lydia Bean

in The Politics of Evangelical Identity: Local Churches and Partisan Divides in the United States and Canada

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691161303
eISBN:
9781400852611
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691161303.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Sociology of Religion

This introductory chapter presents a new perspective on how white evangelical Christians have become an important constituency for the Republican Party in the United States. Sociologist Robert ... More


Popular Religions in Practice Today Popular Religions in Practice Today Southern White Evangelicals

Meredith B. McGuire

in Lived Religion: Faith and Practice in Everyday Life

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195172621
eISBN:
9780199851942
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195172621.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter examines the present day practice of popular religions, particularly those of southern White evangelicals in the United States. Individual religious practice is so complex because many ... More


Viewed in Black and White: Conservative Protestantism, Racial Issues, and Oppositional Politics

Michael O. Emerson and J. Russell Hawkins

in Religion and American Politics: From the Colonial Period to the Present

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195317145
eISBN:
9780199851386
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195317145.003.0015
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter provides some background to the striking differences between black and white conservative Protestants. Among the major religious segments in American public life, no two are closer ... More


Evangelicalism Becomes Southern, Politics Becomes Evangelical: From FDR to Ronald Reagan

Darren Dochuk

in Religion and American Politics: From the Colonial Period to the Present

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195317145
eISBN:
9780199851386
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195317145.003.0014
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter offer explanations for the shifting allegiances documented in the previous chapter. Its close-grained study of southern evangelicals who moved to points farther west shows how the spread ... More


The Sectional Church, 1835–1856

Charles F. Irons

in The Origins of Proslavery Christianity: White and Black Evangelicals in Colonial and Antebellum Virginia

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807831946
eISBN:
9781469604640
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807888896_irons.9
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter describes how Nat Turner forced Virginia's white evangelicals to rethink their relationship with their black brethren and set in motion a chain of events that caused them to rethink ... More


Introduction. The Chief Cornerstone

Charles F. Irons

in The Origins of Proslavery Christianity: White and Black Evangelicals in Colonial and Antebellum Virginia

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807831946
eISBN:
9781469604640
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807888896_irons.4
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This book is about the interactions between antebellum black and white Virginians who identified themselves across vast chasms of power as evangelical Protestants. It seeks to connect the two ... More


Reluctant, evangelical confederates, 1856–1861

Charles F. Irons

in The Origins of Proslavery Christianity: White and Black Evangelicals in Colonial and Antebellum Virginia

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807831946
eISBN:
9781469604640
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807888896_irons.10
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter illustrates how Virginia's white evangelicals helped start a regionwide campaign for slave missions when Nat Turner compelled them to rethink the relationship between slavery and ... More


Still Divided By Faith? Evangelical Religion and the Problem of Race in America, 1977–2010

Ryon J. Cobb

in Christians and the Color Line: Race and Religion after Divided by Faith

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199329502
eISBN:
9780199369362
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199329502.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Despite the fact that evangelicals’ attention to racial diversity has grown exponentially in recent years, this chapter argues that white evangelicals remain more individualistic in their ... More


Beyond Body Counts: Sex, Individualism, and the Segregated Shape of Twentieth-Century Evangelicalism

Edward J. Blumx

in Christians and the Color Line: Race and Religion after Divided by Faith

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199329502
eISBN:
9780199369362
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199329502.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter examines where, why, and how black and white evangelicals historically occupied the same worship space but were, ironically, divided based on religious arguments. This chapter shows that ... More


Evolution of a Korean Mission Movement in America

Rebecca Y. Kim

in The Spirit Moves West: Korean Missionaries in America

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780199942107
eISBN:
9780190202743
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199942107.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter examines how and why UBF’s mission efforts in America evolved. It argues that UBF’s evolution in America confirms one of the major predictions within the global Christianity paradigm: ... More


Meaning, Cultural Symbols, and Campaign Strategies

David C. Leege and Kenneth D. Wald

in The Affect Effect: Dynamics of Emotion in Political Thinking and Behavior

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226574417
eISBN:
9780226574431
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226574431.003.0012
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter, which argues for emotion's central role in cultural politics, first introduces a theory of cultural politics followed by the dynamics of political campaigns. It then evaluates how ... More


Constructing a Region of Christian Free Enterprise

Elizabeth Fones-Wolf and Ken Fones-Wolf

in Struggle for the Soul of the Postwar South: White Evangelical Protestants and Operation Dixie

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252039034
eISBN:
9780252097003
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252039034.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter traces the emergence of a Christian free enterprise vision for the South at the end of the war. For evangelical businessmen, the region seemed a new promised land for growth and ... More


From Reconstruction to Regeneration

Cara Lea Burnidge

in A Peaceful Conquest: Woodrow Wilson, Religion, and the New World Order

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226232317
eISBN:
9780226232454
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226232454.003.0002
Subject:
History, Political History

This chapter provides foundational information for Wilson's religious self-description. Historians situate Wilson's ideological development within southern Presbyterianism, but rarely do they ... More


The Making of Working-Class Religion

Matthew Pehl

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252040429
eISBN:
9780252098840
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252040429.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Religion has played a protean role in the lives of America's workers. This innovative volume focuses on Detroit to examine the religious consciousness constructed by the city's working-class ... More


“The Pure of Body Are Pure of Soul”: Religion and the Emerging Sports Culture of the New South

Arthur Remillard

in Southern Religion, Southern Culture: Essays Honoring Charles Reagan Wilson

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781496820471
eISBN:
9781496820518
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496820471.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Sociology of Religion

This chapter assesses how religion worked through sports in the years between the Civil War and the 1920s. The standard narrative starts by noting that in the North at this time, progressive ... More


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