The Religious Reconstruction of the South, 1863-1877
By (author) Daniel W. Stowell
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Rebuilding Zion by Daniel W. Stowell
Book DescriptionDuring the American Civil War and its aftermath, Southern evangelicals remained convinced that their cause was both Christian and just. This position became more entrenched as Northern evangelicals entered the South after the war, aiming to save freedmen. Author Daniel Stowell plots the conflict that resulted from these competing visions of the religious reconstruction of the South. By demonstrating how the Southern vision eventually came to predominate, he shows how the Southern Churches became one of the principal bulwarks in the creation of the myth of the "Lost Cause," Southern honour, and curious moral righteousness of the South's treatment of both slave and freedman.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780195101942
(242mm x 164mm x 23mm)
Imprint: Oxford University Press Inc
Publisher: Oxford University Press Inc
Publish Date: 1-Jan-1998
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Daniel W. Stowell
In Tender Consideration, Paperback (February 2006)
Drawing on the resources of a DVD version of Lincoln's legal papers, this work scans a range of family woes that antebellum Americans took to the law. It also highlights the legal status of women and children in Illinois and their experiences with the law in action.
Rebuilding Zion, Paperback (August 2001)» View all books by Daniel W. Stowell
Rebuilding Zion offers a pivotal new perspective on Reconstruction. Stowell carefully considers the religious interpretations of the Civil War by the main groups that defined Reconstruction-southern whites, northern whites, and freedmen - and shows how the southern churches became one of the principal bulwarks of the New South.
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Author Biography - Daniel W. Stowell
Daniel Stowell is Assistant Editor of the Lincoln Legal Papers at the Illinois Historic Preservation Society.
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