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Author Rubin, Julius H.

Title Religious melancholy and Protestant experience in America / Julius H. Rubin.

Publication Info. New York : Oxford University Press, 1994.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Circulation Desk  FACULTY PUBLICATIONS DISPLAY CASE    In-Library Use Only
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  280.4 R896R    Check Shelf
Description xii, 308 pages ; 25 cm.
Series Religion in America series
Religion in America series (Oxford University Press)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-298) and index.
Contents The Protestant Ethic and the Melancholy Spirit -- Melancholia's Heirs: Max Weber and William James -- Martin Luther's Anfechtung -- John Calvin's Anxiety and Solicitude -- The Pattern Established--Evangelical Pietism -- Evangelical Pietism in America -- The New England Way -- Cotton Mather -- Evangelical Nurture -- Tears of Repentance -- The Pattern Completed--Religious Awakenings and Revivals -- The Evangelical Grieving of Mary Fish -- Evangelical Anorexia Nervosa -- Hannah Allen's Travail -- The Near-Death Experience of William Tennent, Jr. -- David Brainerd's Devotional Piety -- Samuel Hopkins and the New Divinity Movement -- Susanna Anthony -- The Exemplary Piety of Sarah Osborn -- Mary Moody Emerson -- What Hath God Wrought? Religious Melancholy in the Second Great Awakening -- The Evangelical Morphology of Conversion -- The Suicide of Benjamin Noyes -- Sinners Who Would Fast unto Death -- Religion and Insanity -- Sinners Who Would Fast unto Death -- Unpardonable Sin and Religious Melancholy -- Melancholia Attonita -- Starving Perfectionists -- The Passing Away of Religious Melancholy? -- The Billy Graham Crusades: Fundamentalism as a Popular Devotional Religious Movement -- The Melancholy Apologetics of Edward J. Carnell -- Religious Melancholy and Contemporary Christian Biography -- The Future of Religious Melancholy -- Pastoral Care -- Revivalists As Mediatorial Elites.
Subject Depression, Mental -- Religious aspects -- Protestant churches -- History of doctrines.
Anorexia nervosa -- Religious aspects -- Protestant churches -- History of doctrines.
Protestant churches -- United States -- History.
Depression, Mental -- United States -- Epidemiology.
Anorexia nervosa -- United States -- Epidemiology.
United States -- Church history.
Indexed Term Protestant churches History
United States
ISBN 0195083016 alkaline paper
9780195083019 alkaline paper
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