Religious Myths and Visions of America: How Minority Faiths Redefined America's World Role

@inproceedings{Buck2009ReligiousMA,
  title={Religious Myths and Visions of America: How Minority Faiths Redefined America's World Role},
  author={Christopher Buck},
  year={2009}
}
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS I. AMERICA: NATION and NOTION II. NATIVE AMERICAN MYTHS AND VISIONS OF AMERICA III. PROTESTANT MYTHS AND VISIONS OF AMERICA IV. CATHOLIC MYTHS AND VISIONS OF AMERICA V. JEWISH MYTHS AND VISIONS OF AMERICA1 VI. MORMON MYTHS AND VISIONS OF AMERICA VII. CHRISTIAN IDENTITY MYTHS AND VISIONS OF AMERICA VIII. BLACK MUSLIM MYTHS AND VISIONS OF AMERICA IX. CONTEMPORARY MUSLIM MYTHS AND VISIONS OF AMERICA X. BUDDHIST MYTHS AND VISIONS OF AMERICA XI. BAHAI MYTHS AND VISIONS OF AMERICA… Expand
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