TITLE

Religion and combat motivation in the Confederate armies

AUTHOR(S)
Watson, Samuel J.
PUB. DATE
January 1994
SOURCE
Journal of Military History;Jan94, Vol. 58 Issue 1, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the relationship between religion and Confederate armies' combat motivation. Confederate soldiers' perceptions of death, duty and faith; Major social functions of religion; Conceptual analysis of community, compensation and consolation to understand religion-combat motivation relationship; Integration of religious and military ceremonies.
ACCESSION #
9410060844

 

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