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Title:
Satan in America : the Devil we know
Author:
Poole, W. Scott, 1971-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, [2009]

©2009
Physical Description:
xxvi, 243 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Preface: "Night stalker" : American exceptionalism and the reality of evil -- "The Devil is come down in great wrath" : the American Satan in the colonial and Revolutionary worlds -- Darkness invisible : the Devil and American revivalism -- The devils of Daniel Webster : satanic cultural politics through World War I -- Casting out devils : American theology and popular religion meets the Devil -- Hellhound on my trail : Satan and twentieth-century American culture -- Lucifer rising : satanic panics and culture wars -- The beast : Satan and the theology of American empire -- Epilogue: Shame the Devil : the problem of evil and American cultural history -- Hunting the Devil : a bibliographic essay.
ISBN:
9780742561717

9781442200623
Format :
Book