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The Resource Faith in the great physician : suffering and divine healing in American culture, 1860-1900, Heather D. Curtis

Faith in the great physician : suffering and divine healing in American culture, 1860-1900, Heather D. Curtis

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Faith in the great physician : suffering and divine healing in American culture, 1860-1900
Title
Faith in the great physician
Title remainder
suffering and divine healing in American culture, 1860-1900
Statement of responsibility
Heather D. Curtis
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Curtis, Heather D
Dewey number
234/.131097309034
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BT732.5
LC item number
.C88 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2008 F-269
  • WB 885
NLM item number
C978f 2007
Series statement
Lived religions
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Spiritual healing
  • Faith Healing
  • History, 19th Century
  • Religion and Psychology
Label
Faith in the great physician : suffering and divine healing in American culture, 1860-1900, Heather D. Curtis
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [241]-259) and index
Contents
A thorn in the flesh : pain, illness, and religion in mid-nineteenth-century America -- Resisting resignation : the rise of religious healing in the late-nineteenth century -- Acting faith : the devotional ethics and gendered dynamics of divine healing -- The use of means : divine healing as devotional practice -- Houses of healing : sacred space, social geography, and gender in divine healing -- The Lord for the body, the gospel for the nations : divine healing and social reform
Control code
000150907
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 269 p.
Isbn
9780801886867
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007010558
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 150907
  • 157460
  • (OCoLC)ocm85899018
  • (OCoLC)85899018
Label
Faith in the great physician : suffering and divine healing in American culture, 1860-1900, Heather D. Curtis
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [241]-259) and index
Contents
A thorn in the flesh : pain, illness, and religion in mid-nineteenth-century America -- Resisting resignation : the rise of religious healing in the late-nineteenth century -- Acting faith : the devotional ethics and gendered dynamics of divine healing -- The use of means : divine healing as devotional practice -- Houses of healing : sacred space, social geography, and gender in divine healing -- The Lord for the body, the gospel for the nations : divine healing and social reform
Control code
000150907
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 269 p.
Isbn
9780801886867
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007010558
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 150907
  • 157460
  • (OCoLC)ocm85899018
  • (OCoLC)85899018

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