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On literature, cultures, and religion

by Irving Babbitt

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Published by Transaction Publishers in New Brunswick, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published: Irving Babbitt: representative writings. [New ed.]. University of Nebraska Press, 1981. (On literature, culture, and religion). With new introd.

    StatementIrving Babbitt ; editor : George A. Panichas, with new introduction.
    ContributionsPanichas, George Andrew.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN37 .B2 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3430024M
    ISBN 10141280499X
    LC Control Number2005054910

    "Culture and Redemption is a wonderfully refreshing book about anomalies of power among America's religions and cultures. Tracy Fessenden's expansive and often surprising readings demonstrate that strongly Protestant and broadly religious concerns persistently upended the seemingly natural triumph of secularism in America, with powerful effects on our literature and ethics alike. In short, a Author: Tracy Fessenden. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. The Schocken Guide to Jewish Books: Where to Start Reading about Jewish History, Literature, Culture, and Religion by Barry W. Holtz An .

    Literature, Language and Culture. through military/naval, diplomatic, religious, social, financial, cultural and intellectual history, art and architectural history, to literary culture. Open Book Classics. Literature Against Criticism: University English and Contemporary Fiction in Conflict. About the journal. Literature and Theology, a quarterly peer-review journal, provides a critical non-confessional forum for both textual analysis and theoretical speculation, encouraging explorations of how religion is embedded in culture . Find out more.

    Get this from a library! Literature and religion at Rome: cultures, contexts, and beliefs. [D C Feeney]. The religion found expression in the books of the Old Testament: books of the Law (Torah), history, prophecy, and poetry. The survival of the Jewish religion and its subsequent incalculable influence in the history of Western culture are difficult to explain without .


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