Set in Stone: America's Embrace of the Ten Commandments

Set in Stone: America's Embrace of the Ten Commandments

by Jenna Weissman Joselit

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780190253196
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 05/01/2017
Pages: 232
Sales rank: 898,604
Product dimensions: 5.80(w) x 8.30(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author



Jenna Weissman Joselit is the Charles E. Smith Professor of Judaic Studies and Professor of History at George Washington University. She is the author of several books on American daily life in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, including The Wonders of America,winner of the National Jewish Book Award in History, A Perfect Fit: Clothes, Character, and the Promise of America, and A Parade of Faiths: Immigration and American Religion.

Table of Contents



Introduction
Chapter 1: Species Humbug
Chapter 2: The Ultimate To-Do List
Chapter 3: Good Neighbors
Chapter 4: Special Effects
Chapter 5: Take Two
Conclusion: Pedigree

Bibliographic Essay
Acknowledgments
Index

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