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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 21 citing God and the American Writer.

Lincoln's Melancholy: How Depression Challenged a President and Fueled His ...

Joshua Wolf Shenk - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 350 pages
A reassessment of the life of Abraham Lincoln argues that America's sixteenth president suffered from depression and explains how Lincoln used the coping strategies he had ...
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The Soul of Recovery : Uncovering the Spiritual Dimension in the Treatment ...

Christopher D. Ringwald Director of the Faith & Society Project The Sage Colleges in Albany - Religion - 2002 - 320 pages
Millions of alcoholics and addicts recover through spirituality. In The Soul of Recovery: Uncovering the Spiritual Dimension in the Treatment of Addictions, author and ...
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Babel and the Ivory Tower: The Scholar in the Age of Science

William David Shaw - Education - 2005 - 288 pages
Torn between the competing forces of scholarship as a profession and scholarship as a calling – between Babel and the Ivory Tower – the modern academic faces a dilemma: should ...
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Bonds of Affection: Civic Charity and the Making of America - Winthrop ...

Matthew S. Holland - Political Science - 2007 - 336 pages
Notions of Christian love, or charity, strongly shaped the political thought of John Winthrop, Thomas Jefferson, and Abraham Lincoln as each presided over a foundational moment ...
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Emerson, Romanticism, and Intuitive Reason: The Transatlantic Light of All ...

Patrick J. Keane - Literary Collections - 2005 - 576 pages
"Comparative study in transatlantic Romanticism that traces the links between German idealism, British Romanticism (Wordsworth, Coleridge, Carlyle), and American ...
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Fears and Fascinations: Representing Catholicism in the American South

Thomas Fredrick Haddox - Literary Collections - 2005 - 225 pages
Looking at the works of diverse writers as the gens de couleur libre poets of antebellum New Orleans, this book focuses on the shifting and contradictory ways Catholicism has ...
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Fears and Fascinations: Representing Catholicism in the American South

Thomas Fredrick Haddox - Literary Collections - 2005 - 225 pages
Looking at the works of diverse writers as the gens de couleur libre poets of antebellum New Orleans, this book focuses on the shifting and contradictory ways Catholicism has ...
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From Nature to Experience: The American Search for Cultural Authority

Roger Lundin - Literary Criticism - 2007 - 263 pages
Roger Lundin traces how pragmatism and its reliance on experience eclipsed nature and religion as the ultimate moral authority. He explores why Americans prize experience as ...
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Identifying the Image of God : Radical Christians and Nonviolent Power in ...

Dan McKanan Assistant Professor of Theology St. John's University and College of Saint Benedict - History - 2002 - 304 pages
Between 1820 and 1860, American social reformers invited all people to identify God's image in the victims of war, slavery, and addiction. Identifying the Image of God traces ...
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