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Author Schlereth, Eric R.
Title An age of infidels : the politics of religious controversy in the early United States / Eric R. Schlereth.
Published Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c2013.
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 Floor2  BR115.P7 S2735 2013    IN LIBRARY
  
Edition 1st ed.
Description 295 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Early American studies.
Note Based on the author's thesis from Brandeis Univ., 2008.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [243]-282) and index.
Contents Introduction : Remaking religion -- 1. Boundaries -- 2. America's Deist future -- 3. Citizen Deists -- 4. Partisan religious truths -- 5. America's Deist past -- 6. Free enquiry -- 7. Political religion, political irreligion -- Epilogue : The origins of American cultural politics.
Subject Christianity and politics -- United States -- History.
Christianity and culture -- United States -- History.
Christianity and other religions -- United States.
Church and state -- United States -- History.
Deism -- United States -- History.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1783-1865.
ISBN 0812244931 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780812244939 (hardcover : alk. paper)
OCLC number 821217848