The Indian great awakening: religion and the shaping of native cultures in early America

This text tells the story of New England's Natives' efforts to reshape their worlds between the 1670s and 1820 as they defended their land rights, welcomed educational opportunities for their children, joined local white churches during the First Great Awakening (1740s), and refashioned Ch...

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Main Author: Fisher, Linford D.
Format: Electronic Book
Language:English
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Published: New York Oxford Oxford University Press 2012
In:Year: 2012
Further subjects:B Indians of North America (New England) Social life and customs
B Christianity and culture (New England) History
B Christianity and culture ; New England ; History
B Christianity and other religions ; New England ; History
B New England Religious life and customs
B Indians of North America ; New England ; Religion
B Indians of North America (New England) Religion
B Indians of North America ; New England ; Social life and customs
B New England ; Religious life and customs
B Christianity and other religions (New England) History
Online Access: Volltext (Resolving-System; OUP)
Parallel Edition:Print version: 9780199740048
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Summary:This text tells the story of New England's Natives' efforts to reshape their worlds between the 1670s and 1820 as they defended their land rights, welcomed educational opportunities for their children, joined local white churches during the First Great Awakening (1740s), and refashioned Christianity for their own purposes
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references and index
ISBN:0199949891
Persistent identifiers:DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199740048.001.0001