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The Faith Of 50 Million

The Faith Of 50 Million

by Evans
     
 

ISBN-10: 0664223052

ISBN-13: 9780664223052

Pub. Date: 05/01/2006

Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press

The Faith of 50 Million features essays by religion scholars who analyze the relationship between baseball and theology in American culture. Topics include the sense of national identity, baseball and civil religion, "saints and sinners," baseball and the American Dream with regard to racial integration, women and baseball, baseball as metaphor, and baseball

Overview

The Faith of 50 Million features essays by religion scholars who analyze the relationship between baseball and theology in American culture. Topics include the sense of national identity, baseball and civil religion, "saints and sinners," baseball and the American Dream with regard to racial integration, women and baseball, baseball as metaphor, and baseball as spiritual autobiography. Readers will love this fascinating intersection of baseball, race, American civil religion, and contemporary sports culture.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780664223052
Publisher:
Westminster John Knox Press
Publication date:
05/01/2006
Edition description:
1ST
Pages:
312
Sales rank:
1,054,057
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.70(d)

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