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Nature Religion in America: From the Algonkian Indians to the New Age (Chicago History of American Religion)

 
 
 
 
Nature Religion in America: From the Algonkian Indians to the New Age (Chicago History of American Religion)
Author: Catherine L. Albanese
ISBN 13: 9780226011462
ISBN 10: 226011461
Edition: 1
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Publication Date: 1991-09-24
Format: Paperback
Pages: 284
List Price: $30.00
 
 

This ground-breaking study reveals an unorganized and previously unacknowledged religion at the heart of American culture. Nature, Albanese argues, has provided a compelling religious center throughout American history.

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Traces the multiple histories of nature worship in America, the varied moral and spiritual responses, and the connections between the movements and individuals. Considers well known and unknown figures, forms of natural healing, and antinature sentiments. Finds the unorganized religion to be at the heart of the culture. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)