By Josh McMullen
How did the us turned the main consumer-driven and but the most non secular societies within the western international? McMullen indicates that revivalists and their audiences reconciled the Protestant ethic of salvation with the rising customer ethos by way of carefully unlinking Christianity from Victorianism and becoming a member of it to the hot, rising buyer tradition. Under the large Top is helping to give an explanation for the continuing charm of either the healing and the salvific worldview to many americans in addition to the ambivalence that accompanies this combination.
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Under the Big Top: Big Tent Revivalism and American Culture, 1885-1925 by Josh McMullen