Franklin

Nature's nation.

Author/Creator:
Miller, Perry, 1905-1963.
Publication:
Cambridge, Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1967.
Format/Description:
Book
xvi, 298 p. 24 cm.
Subjects:
United States -- Intellectual life.
United States -- Religion.
Philosophy, American.
Contents:
The shaping of the American character.
Declension in a Bible commonwealth.
"Preparation for salvation" in seventeenth-century New England.
The Great Awakening from 1740 to 1750.
From the covenant to the revival.
The insecurity of nature.
Theodore Parker: apostasy within liberalism.
The location of American religious freedom.
Emersonian genius and the American democracy.
Thoreau in the context of international romanticism.
Melville and transcendentalism.
The romantic dilemma in American nationalism and the concept of nature.
An American language.
The romance and the novel.
Sinners in the hands of a benevolent God.
Notes:
Index p. [291]-298.
Bibliographical footnotes.
ISBN:
0674605500
OCLC:
6571892
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