Everyday religion : an archaeology of protestant belief and practice in the Nineteenth Century / Hadley Kruczek-Aaron
- Kruczek-Aaron, Hadley
- Gainesville : University Press of Florida, 2015.
- Physical Description:
- xi, 237 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
- Archaeology and everyday religion: an introduction -- The second great awakening and the remaking of everyday life -- Archaeology and the second great awakening -- Awake in the burned-over district -- Perfecting the home front -- Community response to reform's alarm -- Struggling over religion and reform in the past and the present -- Remembering everyday religion: conclusions.
- Shows how the ideology of the Second Great Awakening shaped material life in the up-state NY town of Smithfield, particularly in Peterboro, the home of Gerrit Smith, the famous abolitionist. Evidence is taken from both texts and archaeology of the Smith household and surrounding areas.
- 9780813061085 and 0813061083
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
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