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  • Bearing Witness Against Sin. The Evangelical Birth of the American Social Movement.
    Young, Michael P. (2006)
    Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2006.

    Focuses on the religious origins of early 19th century American reform movements--e.g., abolitionism & temperance.

    Associated Search Terms: Revival periods; Abolitionist movement; Historical; Social movement; Temperance
  • The Antislavery Movement in Early America: Religion, Social Environment and Slave Manumission.
    Budros, Art (2005)
    Social Forces 84:2: 941-966.

    Examines the impact of Methodist anti-slavery preaching on manumission in a Virginia county, 1782-1808.

    Associated Search Terms: Methodist, U.S.A.; United States, Virginia, Brunswick County; Slavery; Abolitionist movement
  • For the Glory of God. How Monotheism Led to Reformation, Science, Witch-Hunts, and the End of Slavery.
    Stark, Rodney (2003)
    Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press.

    Social history of pre-modern religion in Europe, countering anti-religious distortions perpetrated by Enlgihtment & other anti-religious scholars.

    Associated Search Terms: Evolution; Slavery; Witch; Reformation; Europe; Monotheism; Science; God, image of; Abolitionist movement; Historical
  • Confessional Protest: The Religious Birth of U.S. National Social Movements.
    Young, Michael P. (2002)
    American Sociological Review 67:5: 660-688. Comment by Charles Tilly 67:5: 689-692.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Social movement; Abolitionist movement; Historical; Temperance
  • The Politics of Benevolence. Revival Religion and American Voting Behavior.
    Hammond, John L. (1979)
    Norwood, New Jersey: Ablex.

    Establishes continuities among the revivalist, abolitionist, & temperance movements, & 1964 voting patterns in upstate New York.

    Associated Search Terms: Revival; Politics, U.S.A.; Historical; United States, New York; Temperance; Revival periods; Revivalism; Abolitionist movement
  • Revival Religion and Anti-slavery Politics.
    Hammond, John L. (1974)
    American Sociological Review 39;2: 175-186.

    Explores the relationship between revivalistic religion & antislavery voting in 19th-century Ohio.

    Associated Search Terms: Revival periods; Revival; Historical; Abolitionist movement; Revivalism; Politics, U.S.A.; United States, Ohio
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