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America's GodFrom Jonathan Edwards to Abraham Lincoln$
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Mark A. Noll

Print publication date: 2002

Print ISBN-13: 9780195151114

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: November 2003

DOI: 10.1093/0195151119.001.0001

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Introduction

Introduction

Theology and History

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(p.3) 1 Introduction
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America's God
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Mark A. Noll (Contributor Webpage)

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/0195151119.003.0001

Between 1730 and 1860, American Protestant Christianity developed in a way that set it apart from other forms of the faith in other western locales. American Protestantism moved away from traditional, establishmentarian forms of practice toward an individualistic, market‐oriented type. Contributing to these developments was an intellectual synthesis of evangelical Christianity, republican political thought, and commonsense moral reasoning.

Keywords:   American Protestantism, Civil War, commonsense moral reasoning, European Protestantism, republicanism

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