❰PDF / Epub❯ ☆ Southern Religion, Southern Culture Author Darren E. Grem – Bluevapours.co.uk Contributions by Ryan L Fletcher Darren E Grem Paul Harvey Alicia Jackson Ted Ownby Otis W Pickett Arthur Remillard Chad Seales and Randall J StephensOver than three decades of teaching at the Univers Contributions by Ryan L Fletcher Darren E Grem Paul Harvey Alicia Jackson Ted Ownby Otis W Pickett Arthur Remillard Chad Seales and Randall J StephensOver than three decades of teaching at the University of Mississippi Charles Reagan Wilson's research and writing transformed southern studies in key waysThis volume pays tribute to and extends Wilson's seminal work on southern religion and culture Using certain episodes and moments in southern religious history the essays examine the Southern Religion, PDF \ place and power of religion in southern communities and society It emulates Wilson's model featuring both majority and minority voices from archives and applying a variety of methods to explain the South's religious diversity and how religion mattered in many arenas of private and public life often with life or death stakesThe volume first concentrates on churches and ministers and then considers religious and cultural constructions outside formal religious bodies and institutions It examines the faiths expressed via the region's fields streets homes public suares recreational venues roadsides and stages In doing so this book shows that Wilson's groundbreaking work on religion is an essential part of southern studies and crucial for fostering deeper understanding of the South's complicated history and culture.
Darren E Grem is an Assistant Professor of History and Southern Studies at the University of Mississippi He is the author of The Blessings of Business How Corporations Shaped Conservative Christianity Oxford University Press .
- 142 pages
- Southern Religion, Southern Culture
- Darren E. Grem
- 05 June 2014 Darren E. Grem