The Kingdom of Matthias

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  • Author : Paul E. Johnson
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Pages : 238 pages
  • ISBN : 9780195098358
  • Rating : 4/5 from 2 reviews
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The Kingdom of Matthias

The Kingdom of Matthias
  • Author : Paul E. Johnson,Sean Wilentz
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 03 August 1995
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This book brings to life the spiritual and sexual tensions of mid-19th-century America through the sensational and unforgettable story of the cult of Matthias.

God s Country Uncle Sam s Land

God s Country  Uncle Sam s Land
  • Author : Todd M. Kerstetter
  • Publisher : University of Illinois Press
  • Release : 30 November 2022
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While many studies of religion in the West have focused on the region's diversity, freedom, and individualism, Todd M. Kerstetter brings together the three most glaring exceptions to those rules to explore the boundaries of tolerance as enforced by society and the U.S. government.God's Country, Uncle Sam's Landanalyzes Mormon history from the Utah Expedition and Mountain Meadows Massacre of 1857 through subsequent decades of federal legislative and judicial actions aimed at ending polygamy and limiting church power. It also

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  • Author : Amy Hart
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 23 July 2021
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This book explores the intersections between nineteenth-century social reform movements in the United States. Delving into the little-known history of women who joined income-sharing communities during the 1840s, this book uses four community case studies to examine social activism within communal environments. In a period when women faced legal and social restrictions ranging from coverture to slavery, the emergence of residential communities designed by French utopian writer, Charles Fourier, introduced spaces where female leadership and social organization became possible. Communitarian

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  • Author : James Matthew Morris,Andrea L. Kross
  • Publisher : Scarecrow Press
  • Release : 30 November 2022
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This Dictionary provides a wide range of coverage on a topic that has played a significant role in human society, from the early theoreticians and thinkers who proposed republican, democratic, and authoritarian innovations; to those who sought equality of classes, races, and g...

Sojourner Truth s America

Sojourner Truth s America
  • Author : Margaret Washington
  • Publisher : University of Illinois Press
  • Release : 21 April 2011
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This fascinating biography tells the story of nineteenth-century America through the life of one of its most charismatic and influential characters: Sojourner Truth. In an in-depth account of this amazing activist, Margaret Washington unravels Sojourner Truth's world within the broader panorama of African American slavery and the nation's most significant reform era. Born into bondage among the Hudson Valley Dutch in Ulster County, New York, Isabella was sold several times, married, and bore five children before fleeing in 1826 with her

Sojourner Truth

Sojourner Truth
  • Author : Geoffrey M. Horn
  • Publisher : Crabtree Publishing Company
  • Release : 01 August 2009
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Presents the life and accomplishments of Sojourner Truth, from her early life as a slave to her role as advocate for both the abolitionist and the suffragist movement.

The Color of Christ

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  • Author : Edward J. Blum,Paul Harvey
  • Publisher : UNC Press Books
  • Release : 21 September 2012
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How is it that in America the image of Jesus Christ has been used both to justify the atrocities of white supremacy and to inspire the righteousness of civil rights crusades? In The Color of Christ, Edward J. Blum and Paul Harvey weave a tapestry of American dreams and visions--from witch hunts to web pages, Harlem to Hollywood, slave cabins to South Park, Mormon revelations to Indian reservations--to show how Americans remade the Son of God visually time and again

Women Gays and the Constitution

Women  Gays  and the Constitution
  • Author : David A. J. Richards
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release : 20 July 1998
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In this remarkable study, David A. J. Richards combines an interpretive history of culture and law, political philosophy, and constitutional analysis to explain the background, development, and growing impact of two of the most important and challenging human rights movements of our time, feminism and gay rights. Richards argues that both movements are extensions of rights-based dissent, rooted in antebellum abolitionist feminism that condemned both American racism and sexism. He sees the progressive role of such radical dissent as an

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  • Author : Donna Lee Brien,Kiera Lindsey
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 30 September 2021
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While speculation has always been crucial to biography, it has often been neglected, denied or misunderstood. This edited collection brings together a group of international biographers to discuss how, and why, each uses speculation in their work; whether this is to conceptualise a project in its early stages, work with scanty or deliberately deceptive sources, or address issues associated with shy or stubborn subjects. After defining the role of speculation in biography, the volume offers a series of work-in-progress case

Sojourner Truth A Life A Symbol

Sojourner Truth  A Life  A Symbol
  • Author : Nell Irvin Painter
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release : 17 October 1997
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A monumental biography of one of the most important black women of the nineteenth century. Sojourner Truth first gained prominence at an 1851 Akron, Ohio, women's rights conference, saying, "Dat man over dar say dat woman needs to be helped into carriages, and lifted over ditches. . . . Nobody eber helps me into carriages, or ober mud-puddles . . . and ar'n't I a woman?" Sojourner Truth: ex-slave and fiery abolitionist, figure of imposing physique, riveting preacher and spellbinding singer who dazzled listeners with her wit

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  • Author : Richard C.S. Trahair
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 31 October 2013
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Utopian ventures are worth close attention, to help us understand why some succeed and others fail, for they offer hope for an improved life on earth. Utopias and Utopians is a comprehensive guide to utopian communities and their founders. Some works look at literary utopias or political utopias, etc., and others examine the utopias of only one country: this work examines utopias from antiquity to the present and surveys utopian efforts around the world. Of more than 600 alphabetically arranged entries

Black Utopias

Black Utopias
  • Author : Jayna Brown
  • Publisher : Duke University Press
  • Release : 05 February 2021
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In Black Utopias Jayna Brown looks to utopia as a way of exploring new states of being, doing, and imagining in Black culture. Brown uses the lives and work of Black women mystics Sojourner Truth and Rebecca Cox Jackson, musicians Alice Coltrane and Sun Ra, and speculative fiction writers Samuel Delany and Octavia Butler to develop a concept of utopia that radically refuses the terms of liberal humanism. For Brown, utopia consists of those moments in the here and now

Word and Questions to White America What Black Birthright Citizens Want

Word and Questions to White America  What Black Birthright Citizens Want
  • Author : Pharaoh X Amanserpritefrimacrelo
  • Publisher : Warren Williams
  • Release : 09 July 2020
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Pharaoh X Amanserpritefrimacrelo provides a workbook for America to define comprehend and resolve conflicts and problems related to racism. With Word of pain grief rage and protest, questions to stir emotions and focus minds and links to online research this book offers readers with insights to comprehend Blacks Americans demands of White Americans and themselves. The Author challenges every person to self examine and commit to end the persisting unwanted intolerable Black Holocaust. Pharaoh introduces a new genre of writing.