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Domestic Individualism: Imagining Self in Nineteenth-Century America

by Gillian Brown University of California Press
Pub Date:
09/1992
ISBN:
9780520080997
Format:
Pbk 284 pages

Gillian Brown's book probes the key relationship between domestic ideology and formulations of the self in nineteenth-century...

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Crossing the Jabbok: Illness and Death in Askenazi Judaism in Sixteenth - through Nineteenth-Century Prague

by Sylvie-Anne Goldberg and Carol Cosman University of California Press
Pub Date:
04/1997
ISBN:
9780520081499
Format:
Hbk 336 pages

To date, remarkably little research attention has been paid to the development of Jewish beliefs and rituals about illness and...

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Taoist Body

by Kristofer Schipper, Karen C Duval and Norman Girardot University of California Press
Pub Date:
03/1994
ISBN:
9780520082243
Format:
Pbk 312 pages

The ancient system of thought known as Taoism remains today the least well known of the world's great religions and one of the...

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Minor Heresies, Major Departures: A China Mission Boyhood

by John H Espey University of California Press
Pub Date:
04/1994
ISBN:
9780520082502
Format:
Hbk 357 pages

An American boy, son of Presbyterian missionaries, was born in Shanghai early in this century. The boy lived two lives, one within...

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African-American Christianity: Essays in History

by Paul E Johnson University of California Press
Pub Date:
07/1994
ISBN:
9780520075948
Format:
Pb+ 208 pages

Eight leading scholars have joined forces to give us the most comprehensive book to date on the history of African-American religion...

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Language and Colonial Power: The Appropriation of Swahili in the Former Belgian Congo 1880-1938

by Johannes Fabian University of California Press
Pub Date:
08/1991
ISBN:
9780520076259
Format:
Pbk 212 pages

In this study, inquiry will be directed to the past, and it will, for many reasons, have to reach into a past which is rather...

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Mexican Ballads, Chicano Poems: History and Influence in Mexican-American Social Poetry

by Jose E Limon University of California Press
Pub Date:
07/1992
ISBN:
9780520076334
Format:
Pb+ 236 pages

Mexican Ballads, Chicano Poems combines literary theory with the personal engagement of a prominent Chicano scholar. Recalling...

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Is Latin America Turning Protestant?: The Politics of Evangelical Growth

by David Stoll University of California Press
Pub Date:
07/1991
ISBN:
9780520076457
Format:
Pb+ 445 pages

Protestants are making phenomenal gains in Latin America. This is the first general account of the evangelical challenge to Catholic...

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Perceptions of Jewish History

by Amos Funkenstein University of California Press
Pub Date:
03/1993
ISBN:
9780520077027
Format:
Hbk 408 pages

"Perceptions of Jewish History scintillates with original ideas and insights. It will appeal to a broad audience."--Michael...

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Preachers of the Italian Ghetto

by David B Ruderman University of California Press
Pub Date:
10/1992
ISBN:
9780520077355
Format:
Hbk 180 pages

By the mid-sixteenth century, Jews in the cities of Italy were being crowded into compulsory ghettos as a result of the oppressive...

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Complicit Fictions: The Subject in the Modern Japanese Prose Narrative

by James A Fujii University of California Press
Pub Date:
03/1993
ISBN:
9780520077706
Format:
Pb+ 287 pages

In Complicit Fictions, James Fujii challenges traditional approaches to the study of Japanese narratives and Japanese culture...

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Preaching on Wax: The Phonograph and the Shaping of Modern African American Religion

by Lerone Martin New York University Press
Pub Date:
11/2014
ISBN:
9781479890958
Format:
Pb+ 240 pages

The overlooked African American religious history of the phonograph industry   Winner of the 2015 Frank S. and...

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Border Medicine: A Transcultural History of Mexican American Curanderismo

by Brett Hendrickson New York University Press
Pub Date:
12/2014
ISBN:
9781479846320
Format:
Pb+ 256 pages

MexicanAmerican folk and religious healing, often referred to as curanderismo, has been a vital part of life in the Mexico-U.S.border...

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Changing Faith: The Dynamics and Consequences of Americans' Shifting Religious Identities

by Darren Sherkat New York University Press
Pub Date:
08/2014
ISBN:
9780814741276
Format:
Pb+ 240 pages

More than anywhere else in the Western world, religious attachments in America are quite flexible, with over 40 percent of U.S....

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Gender in Judaism and Islam: Common Lives, Uncommon Heritage

by Firoozeh Kashani-Sabet and Beth Wenger New York University Press
Pub Date:
12/2014
ISBN:
9781479801275
Format:
Pb+ 384 pages

Jewish andIslamic histories have long been interrelated. Both traditions emerged fromancient cultures born in the Middle East...

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