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Title The first prejudice : religious tolerance and intolerance in early America / edited by Chris Beneke and Christopher S. Grenda

Publ Info Philadelphia, Pa. : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2011]
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Descript vi, 401 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Early American studies
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents pt. I. Ideologies of tolerance and intolerance in Early America. Faith, reason, and enlightenment : the cultural sources of toleration in early America / Christopher S. Grenda -- Amalek and the rhetoric of extermination / John Corrigan -- pt. II. Practices of tolerance and intolerance in Colonial British America. The episcopate, the British union, and the failure of religious settlement in colonial British America / Ned Landsman -- Practicing toleration in Dutch New Netherland / Joyce D. Goodfriend -- Heretics, blasphemers, and Sabbath breakers : the prosecution of religious crime in early America / Susan Juster -- Persecuting Quakers? : liberty and toleration in early Pennsylvania / Andrew R. Murphy --
pt. III. The boundaries of tolerance and intolerance in early America. Native freedom? : Indians and religious tolerance in early America / Richard W. Pointer -- Slaves to intolerance : African American Christianity and religious freedom in early America / Jon Sensbach -- Catholics, Protestants, and the clash of civilizations in early America / Owen Stanwood -- Anti-Semitism, toleration, and appreciation : the changing relations of Jews and Gentiles in early America / William Pencak -- pt. IV. The persistence of tolerance and intolerance in the new nation. The "catholic spirit" prevailing in our country" : America's moderate religious revolution / Chris Benek -- The boundaries of toleration and tolerance : religious infidelity in the early American republic / Christopher Grasso
LC subject United States -- Church history -- 17th century
United States -- Church history -- 18th century
United States -- Religion -- To 1800
Religious tolerance -- United States
Add Author Beneke, Chris (Christopher J.)
Grenda, Christopher S
ISBN 9780812242706 (hardcover : alk. paper)
081224270X (hardcover : alk. paper)