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The Resource Dissenting bodies : corporealities in early New England, Martha L. Finch

Dissenting bodies : corporealities in early New England, Martha L. Finch

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Dissenting bodies : corporealities in early New England
Title
Dissenting bodies
Title remainder
corporealities in early New England
Statement of responsibility
Martha L. Finch
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
For the Puritan separatists of seventeenth-century New England, ""godliness, "" as manifested by the body, was the sign of election, and the body, with its material demands and metaphorical significance, became the axis upon which all colonial activity and religious meaning turned. Drawing on literature, documents, and critical studies of embodiment as practiced in the New England colonies, Martha L. Finch launches a fascinating investigation into the scientific, theological, and cultural conceptions of corporeality at a pivotal moment in Anglo-Protestant history. Not only were se
Cataloging source
E7B
Illustrations
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Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Dissenting bodies : corporealities in early New England, Martha L. Finch
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Dissenting bodies : corporealities in early New England, Martha L. Finch
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.7312/finc13946
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-259) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: embodying godliness -- Massasoit's stool and Wituwamat's head : body encounters -- A banquet in the wilderness : bodies and the environment -- As on a hill : public bodies -- The true and visible church : the body of Christ -- As in a mirror : domestic bodies
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Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 274 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231511384
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Publisher number
EB00639516
Specific material designation
remote

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