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Title Democratic religion : freedom, authority, and church discipline in the Baptist South, 1785-1900 / Gregory A. Wills.
Author Wills, Gregory A.
Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2003.
Description ix, 195 pages ; 24 cm.
Call # 286.173 W
Series Religion in America series
Religion in America series (Oxford University Press)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 141-183) and index.
Contents Introduction: Religious authority and the democratic impulse -- Democratic exclusivism -- Democracies primitive and pure -- Democratic authority -- Democracy, race, and gender -- African-American democracies -- Freedom, authority, and doctrine -- Associations, creeds, and Calvinism -- Democratic religion transformed.
Subject Southern Baptist Convention -- Doctrines -- History.
Southern Baptist Convention -- Discipline.
Baptists -- Southern States -- History -- 18th century.
Baptists -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century.
Authority -- Religious aspects -- Baptists.
Democracy -- Religious aspects -- Baptists.
Southern States -- Church history -- 18th century.
Southern States -- Church history -- 19th century.
Southern Baptist Convention. (OCoLC)fst00540277
Democracy -- Religious aspects -- Baptists. (OCoLC)fst02006170
Authority -- Religious aspects -- Baptists. (OCoLC)fst01424604
Baptists. (OCoLC)fst00827285
Discipline. (OCoLC)fst00894841
Theology, Doctrinal. (OCoLC)fst01149617
Southern States. (OCoLC)fst01244550
1700-1899
Genre Church history. (OCoLC)fst01411629
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 0195160991 (pbk.)
9780195160994 (pbk.)
0195104129
9780195104127

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