For This Land: Writings on Religion in America

For This Land: Writings on Religion in America

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by Vine Deloria, Jr.
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415921155

ISBN-13: 9780415921152

Pub. Date: 11/28/1998

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415921152
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/28/1998
Pages:
320
Sales rank:
901,314
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

James Treat -- Introduction: An American Critique of Religion

I. WHITE CHURCH, RED POWER

1. Missionaries and the Religious Vacuum (1969)

2. The Theological Dimension of the Indian Protest Movement (1973)

3. Religion and

Revolution Among American Indians (1974)

4. Non-Violence in American Society (1974)

5. The Churches and Cultural Change (1974)

6. GCSP: The Demons at Work (1979)

II. LIBERATING THEOLOGY

7. A Violated Covenant (1971)

8. An

Open Letter to the Heads of the Christian Churches in America (1972)

9. It Is a Good Day to Die (1972)

10. Escaping From Bankruptcy: The Future of the Theological Task (1976)

11. On Liberation (1977)

12. Vision and Community (1990)

III.

WORLDVIEWS IN COLLISION

13. Religion and the Modern American Indian (1974)

14. Native American Spirituality (1977)

15. Civilization and Isolation (1978)

16. Christianity and Indigenous Religion: Friends or Enemies? (1987)

IV. HABITS

OF THE STATE

17. Completing the Theological Circle: Civil Religion in America (1976)

18. American Indians and the Moral Community (1988)

19. A Simple Question of Humanity: The Moral Dimensions of the Reburial Issue (1989)

20. Sacred Lands

and Religious Freedom (1991)

21. Worshipping the Golden Calf: Freedom of Religion in Scalia's America (1991)

22. Secularism, Civil Religion, and the Religious Freedom of American Indians (1992)

V. OLD WAYS IN A NEW WORLD

23. Introduction to

Black Elk Speaks (1979)

24. The Coming of the People(1979)

25. Out of Chaos (1985)

26. Reflection and Revelation: Knowing Land, Places and Ourselves (1991)

27. Is Religion Possible? An Evaluation of Present Efforts to Revive Traditional

Tribal Religions (1992)

28. Introduction to Vision Quest (1994)

Vine Deloria, Jr. --Afterword: Contemporary Confusion and the Prospective Religious Life

Appendix 1: The Missionary in a Cultural Trap (1965)

Appendix 2: From the Archives: December 2,

1504

Bibliography

Deloria's religious philosophy and gives some insight into the evolution of his religious views over time (Library Journal - 2/1/99)

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Walks in stabs a grave and walks out leaveing the dagger behind
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She returned and held out another bundle of flowers, whispering.
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For the dead.