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Religious persecution and political order in the United States / David T. Smith.

Author/Creator:
Smith, David T. (Lecturer in American Politics and Foreign Policy), author.
Publication:
New York : Cambridge university Press, 2015.
Format/Description:
Book
xiv, 273 pages ; 24 cm.
Series:
Cambridge studies in social theory, religion, and politics
Cambridge studies in social theory, religion, and politics
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Subjects:
United States -- Religion -- History.
Persecution -- United States.
Freedom of religion -- United States.
Religion and politics -- United States.
Freedom of religion.
Persecution.
Religion.
Religion and politics.
United States.
Form/Genre:
History.
Contents:
Religious freedom and persecution in America: a theoretical overview
Joseph Smith and the rise of Mormonism
The federal response to Mormonism
Jehovah's Witnesses and the flag salute, 1870-1940
Mass violence against Jehovah's Witnesses, 1940-1942
The Catholic experience in America
The Jewish experience in America
The Islamic experience in America.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-255) and index.
ISBN:
9781107117310
1107117313
9781107539891
1107539897
OCLC:
931035766