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Picturing FaithPhotography and the Great Depression

Picturing Faith: Photography and the Great Depression

Colleen McDannell

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300104301
eISBN:
9780300130072
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300104301.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

In the midst of the Great Depression, the American government initiated one of the most ambitious national photographic projects ever undertaken. Such photographers as Dorothea Lange, Walker Evans, ... More

Politics of Religion in Early Modern France

Politics of Religion in Early Modern France

Joseph Bergin

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780300207699
eISBN:
9780300210460
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300207699.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This book looks at the interaction of politics and religion in France during the crucial years of the long seventeenth century. The book begins with the wars of religion, which proved to be longer ... More

Preaching in the New MillenniumCelebrating the Tercentennial of Yale University

Preaching in the New Millennium: Celebrating the Tercentennial of Yale University

Frederick J. Streets (ed.)

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300100815
eISBN:
9780300128178
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300100815.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

In this collection of sermons, fifteen distinguished religious leaders reflect upon the moral, social, and political nature of our time. The sermons originated during the Tercentennial celebrations ... More

Private Doubt, Public DilemmaReligion and Science since Jefferson and Darwin

Private Doubt, Public Dilemma: Religion and Science since Jefferson and Darwin

Keith Thomson

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780300203677
eISBN:
9780300213409
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300203677.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Each age has its own crisis—our modern experience of science-religion conflict is not so very different from that experienced by our forebears, this book proposes. The author considers the ideas and ... More

Sex and Religion in the Bible

Sex and Religion in the Bible

Calum Carmichael

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300153774
eISBN:
9780300153781
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300153774.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

If we look to the Bible for historical accounts of ancient life, we make a profound error, according to this book. Sifting through the imaginative layers of these texts, it unearths patterns ... More

William Sloane Coffin Jr.A Holy Impatience

William Sloane Coffin Jr.: A Holy Impatience

Warren Goldstein

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300102215
eISBN:
9780300135053
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300102215.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

A magnet for controversy, the media, and followers, the Rev. William Sloane Coffin, Jr. was the premier voice of northern religious liberalism for more than a quarter-century, and a worthy heir to ... More

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