Spiritualism in antebellum America

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Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .

Written in English

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  • United States

Subjects:

  • Spiritualism -- United States -- History -- 19th century.,
  • United States -- Religion -- 19th century.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [209]-217) and index.

Book details

StatementBret E. Carroll.
SeriesReligion in North America
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBF1242.U6 C37 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 227 p. :
Number of Pages227
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL661891M
ISBN 100253333156
LC Control Number97007354

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Until it ceased weekly publication inthe Telegraph regularly included lists of its own sales agents by location. These lists offer valuable information about the early rise of American Spiritualism. African Muslim Slaves and Islam in Antebellum America; The Cambridge Companion to American Islam.

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In this study, Spiritualism emerges as a reflection of and a reaction to many currents in antebellum American life, including more democratic conceptions of religious authority, the revolt against religious formalism, the emergence of new religious groups, the liberalization of Protestant theology, the growing cultural power of science, and the rise of commercial capitalism.

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A second major theme is the assertion that pluralism is an ideal worthy of pursuit. Spiritualism, in religion, a movement based on the belief that departed souls can interact with the ualists sought to make contact with the dead, usually through the assistance of a medium, a person believed to have the ability to contact spirits directly.

Some mediums worked while in a trancelike state, and some claimed to be the catalyst for various paranormal physical phenomena. A condensation and updating of his African Muslims in Antebellum America: A Sourcebook (), noted scholar of antebellum black writing and history Dr.

Allan D. Austin explores, via portraits, documents, maps, and texts, the lives of 50 sub-Saharan non-peasant Muslim Africans caught Spiritualism in antebellum America book the slave trade between and Also includes five maps. Carroll's book puts forward a thesis of a conservative angst in search of order.

He depicts the "structured religious practice" of seance circles and the Spiritualists' hierarchical conception of heaven as counterbalances to the democratizing tendencies at work in antebellum society/5. African Muslims in antebellum America: transatlantic stories and spiritual struggles User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict.

In this updated condensation of his African Muslims in Antebellum America: A Sourcebook (), Austin sketches the experiences of some 75 Muslims seized in sub-Saharan Africa and enslaved in North. CARROLL,BRETT.E. Spiritualism in Antebellum America.

Bloomington and Indianap- olis: Indiana University Press, xiv+ pp. $ (cloth). Brett Carroll's study of antebellum Spiritualism expands and takes in new direc- tions the understanding of a religious movement that thirty years ago was just barely a respectable topic of research.

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Spiritualism in Antebellum America. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, First edition. Hardcover. Octavo. xiv + pp. Blue cloth gilt-lettered on spine. Bibliography & index. A serious study of the development of Spiritualism in America in the years leading up to the Civil War.

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$ ISBN Back inAuthor: Ramsey, Bennett. In addition to his books "Spirit Identity" (), "Higher Aspects of Spiritualism" (), "Psychography" (2nd ed. ), and "Spirit Teachings" (), he contributed frequently to the Spiritualist Press as well as to the SATURDAY REVIEW, PUNCH, and other high-class journals.

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This profound and defiant expression of faith was unambiguous in its call for both spiritual and physical. In addition, as Ann Braude reports in her book Radical Spirits: Spiritualism and Women's Rights in Nineteenth Century America, women excelled in religious leadership when their authority came "from direct individual spiritual contact or experience rather than from office, position, or training." Women in the nineteenth century, though denied.

Emerson and the Transcendentalists get credit for revolutionizing religious life in America by introducing a new appreciation of nature. But in this reconsideration of faith in the antebellum period, Brett Malcolm Grainger argues that it was evangelical revivalists who transformed everyday religious life and spiritualized the natural environment.

A few also tried to maintain comprehensive lists of this activity. Informer minister Samuel Byron Brittan and merchant Charles Partridge started the Spiritual Telegraph of New York City, the “most widely circulated and longest lived” antebellum Spiritualist periodical (Carroll –22).

A condensation and updating of his African Muslims in Antebellum America: A Sourcebook (), noted scholar of antebellum black writing and history Dr. Allan D. Austin explores, via portraits, documents, maps, and texts, the lives of 50 sub-Saharan non-peasant Muslim Africans caught in the slave trade between and Also includes five maps/5(2).

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Spirituals were originally an oral tradition that imparted Christian values while also describing the hardships of slavery. Although spirituals were originally unaccompanied monophonic songs, they developed into.

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Having dealt with the history of the Fox family and the problems which that history raises, we shall now return to America and note the first effects of this invasion from another sphere of being. He drew the prophet Harris in his. A religious studies scholar argues that in antebellum America, evangelicals, not Transcendentalists, connected ordinary Americans with their spiritual roots in the natural have long credited Emerson and his fellow Transcendentalists with revolutionizing religious life in America and introducing a new appreciation of nature.

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These are just a few of the phenomena that appear in John Lardas Modern’s pioneering account of religion and society in nineteenth-century America. This book uncovers surprising connections between secular ideology and the rise of technologies that opened up new ways of being religious.

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the antebellum novel at their respective centers, Tracy Fessenden’s Culture and Redemption () and John Modern’s Secularism in Antebellum America (). Both these books characterize American-style secularism as interwoven with—and virtually equivalent to—public Protestantism.

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Kabria Baumgartner focuses her narrative on the actions of “African American women and girls living in the antebellum Northeast” in cities such as New.

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