TITLE

Lincoln's Calvinist Transformation: Emancipation and War

AUTHOR(S)
Parrillo, Nicholas
PUB. DATE
September 2000
SOURCE
Civil War History;Sep2000, Vol. 46 Issue 3, p227
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the role of religion in United States President Abraham Lincoln's political leadership. Religious meaning of political events; Beliefs revealed in Lincoln's writings; Understanding of providence in Lincoln's rhetoric; Invocation of Calvinist ideas in response to war; Examination of his religious transformation; Rationalization for the status quo.
ACCESSION #
3771451

 

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