The Resource American Civil Religion : What Americans Hold Sacred

American Civil Religion : What Americans Hold Sacred

Label
American Civil Religion : What Americans Hold Sacred
Title
American Civil Religion
Title remainder
What Americans Hold Sacred
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a deft exploration of American civil religious symbols ranging from the Liberty Bell and Vietnam Memorial to Mount Rushmore and Disney World, Peter Gardella explains how the places, objects, and symbols that Americans hold sacred came into being and how they have changed over time
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Gardella, Peter
LC call number
E169.1.G273 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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ProQuest (Firm)
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  • Collective memory -- United States
  • National characteristics, American
  • National monuments -- Social aspects -- United States
  • Patriotism -- United States
  • Public history -- United States
  • Symbolism -- United States
Label
American Civil Religion : What Americans Hold Sacred
Link
https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=1573046
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover -- American Civil Religion -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- 1. What Is American Civil Religion? -- 2. America: The Name, the Concept, and the Word -- 3. Jamestown and Its Anniversaries -- 4. The Mayfl ower Compact -- 5. Plymouth Rock, the Pilgrims, and the Indians -- 6. City on a Hill: From Jesus to Winthrop, Kennedy, and Reagan -- 7. The Freedom Trail and Boston Common -- 8. The Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, and the Slave Quarters -- 9. The Flag -- 10. The Declaration of Independence -- 11. The Great Seal and the Dollar Bill -- 12. The Constitution -- 13. Washington, D.C.: The City, the Capitol, and the White House -- 14. The Star-Spangled Banner -- 15. The Washington Monument -- 16. The Battle Hymn of the Republic -- 17. Gettysburg and the Gett ysburg Address -- 18. Lincoln's Second Inaugural Address -- 19. Arlington National Cemetery -- 20. The Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island -- 21. America the Beautiful -- 22. The Lincoln Memorial -- 23. Mount Rushmore in the Black Hills -- 24. God Bless America -- 25. Th is Land Is Your Land -- 26. The Four Freedoms -- 27. Iwo Jima: The Picture, the Monuments, and the Battle -- 28. Disney Parks -- 29. The Kennedy Inaugural -- 30. King's Speeches: The Mall (1963) and Memphis (1968) -- 31. Vietnam Veterans Memorial -- 32. Transforming the National Mall -- 33. Ground Zero, Martyrdom, and Empire -- 34. Conflict, Consensus, and the Future
Control code
EBC1573046
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (385 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199355013
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2018. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1573046
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL1573046
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10804610
  • (CaONFJC)MIL544880
  • (OCoLC)863673503
Label
American Civil Religion : What Americans Hold Sacred
Link
https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=1573046
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover -- American Civil Religion -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- 1. What Is American Civil Religion? -- 2. America: The Name, the Concept, and the Word -- 3. Jamestown and Its Anniversaries -- 4. The Mayfl ower Compact -- 5. Plymouth Rock, the Pilgrims, and the Indians -- 6. City on a Hill: From Jesus to Winthrop, Kennedy, and Reagan -- 7. The Freedom Trail and Boston Common -- 8. The Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, and the Slave Quarters -- 9. The Flag -- 10. The Declaration of Independence -- 11. The Great Seal and the Dollar Bill -- 12. The Constitution -- 13. Washington, D.C.: The City, the Capitol, and the White House -- 14. The Star-Spangled Banner -- 15. The Washington Monument -- 16. The Battle Hymn of the Republic -- 17. Gettysburg and the Gett ysburg Address -- 18. Lincoln's Second Inaugural Address -- 19. Arlington National Cemetery -- 20. The Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island -- 21. America the Beautiful -- 22. The Lincoln Memorial -- 23. Mount Rushmore in the Black Hills -- 24. God Bless America -- 25. Th is Land Is Your Land -- 26. The Four Freedoms -- 27. Iwo Jima: The Picture, the Monuments, and the Battle -- 28. Disney Parks -- 29. The Kennedy Inaugural -- 30. King's Speeches: The Mall (1963) and Memphis (1968) -- 31. Vietnam Veterans Memorial -- 32. Transforming the National Mall -- 33. Ground Zero, Martyrdom, and Empire -- 34. Conflict, Consensus, and the Future
Control code
EBC1573046
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (385 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199355013
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2018. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1573046
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL1573046
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10804610
  • (CaONFJC)MIL544880
  • (OCoLC)863673503

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