9789004171428 hardcover alkaline paper 9004171428
International studies in religion and society ; 7.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction Part I: Reconsiderations of American religion and class Socioeconomic inequality in the American religious system : an update and assessment / Christian Smith and Robert Faris At ease with our own kind : worship practices and class segregation in American religion /Timothy J. Nelson Sect appeal: rethinking the class-sect link / Samuel H. Reimer The ghost of Marx and the stench of deprivation : cutting the ties that bind in the study of religion and class / Sean McCloud Part II: Case studies in American religion and class Exploring the class cultural anchors of fundamentalism / Thaddeus Coreno Class differences in attitudes about business, economics, and social welfare among Indianapolis Catholics and Protestants / William A. Mirola Godly riches : the nineteenth-century roots of the modern prosperity gospel / Ginger Stickney Sensing class: religion, aesthetics, and formations of class in the eastern Kentucky's coal fields / Richard J. Callahan, Jr. William P. Fife, the drummer evangelist : class and the Protestant ethic in the nineteenth-century south / Joe Creech.