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A paradise of reason : William Bentley and Enlightenment Christianity in the early republic / J. Rixey Ruffin.

Author/Creator:
Ruffin, J. Rixey (James Rixey)
Publication:
New York : Oxford University Press, 2008.
Format/Description:
Book
x, 266 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Series:
Religion in America series (Oxford University Press)
Religion in America series
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Subjects:
Bentley, William, 1759-1819.
Christianity and politics -- United States -- History -- 18th century.
Republicanism -- United States -- History -- 18th century.
Christianity and politics -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Republicanism -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Contents:
The revolution on the corner of Main and Hardy
Classical liberalism
Christian naturalism
Spiritual libertarianism
Republicanism emergent
Economic republicanism
The liberal symbiosis
Republicanism victorious
Vox populi, vox Dei
William Bentley and the limits of revolutionary ideology.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [189]-259) and index.
ISBN:
9780195326512 (cloth)
0195326512 (cloth)
OCLC:
77829945