TITLE

AMERICA AS A RELIGION

PUB. DATE
April 2005
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Apr2005, Issue 152, p57
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the comments of David Gelernter, professor of Yale University, on the idea of Providence as guiding the Americans. Question on the emphasis of Gelernter of the near-identification of Puritanism with Judaism in American history; Definition of Gelernter of Americanism as a set of beliefs that constitute America's essence and to set it apart; Belief of Gelernter of the transformation of Puritanism into Americanism.
ACCESSION #
16384919

 

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