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Fluhman, J. Spencer

Overview
Works: 17 works in 37 publications in 1 language and 799 library holdings
Genres: History  Church history  Controversial literature  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Conference papers and proceedings  Festschriften  Christian films  Biographical films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Author, Editor
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Most widely held works by J. Spencer Fluhman
A peculiar people : anti-Mormonism and the making of religion in nineteenth-century America by J. Spencer Fluhman( Book )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though the U.S. Constitution guarantees the free exercise of religion, it does not specify what counts as a religion. From its founding in the 1830s, Mormonism, a homegrown American faith, drew thousands of converts but far more critics. In A Peculiar People, J. Spencer Fluhman offers a comprehensive history of anti-Mormon thought and the associated passionate debates about religious authenticity in nineteenth-century America. He argues that understanding anti-Mormonism provides critical insight into the American psyche because Mormonism became a potent symbol around which ideas about religion and the state took shape. - Jacket flap
A peculiar people : [anti-Mormonism and the making of religion in nineteenth-century America] by J. Spencer Fluhman( )

11 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From its founding in the 1830s, Mormonism, a homegrown American faith, has drawn thousands of converts but far more critics. In A Peculiar People, J. Spencer Fluhman offers a comprehensive history of anti-Mormon thought and the associated passionate debates about religious authenticity in nineteenth-century America. He argues that understanding anti-Mormonism provides critical insight into the American psyche because Mormonism became a potent symbol around which ideas about religion and the state took shape
The Doctrine and Covenants : revelations in context : the 37th annual Brigham Young University Sidney B. Sperry Symposium by Sperry Symposium( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Acceptance of the Lord -- Discoveries from the Joseph Smith papers project : the early manuscripts -- One continuous flow : revelations surrounding the "new translation"--The Joseph Smith revelations and the crisis of early American spirituality -- John the beloved in Latter-Day scripture (D & C 7) -- "All things are the Lord's" : the law of consecration in the doctrine and covenants -- "The laws of the church of Christ" (D & C 42): a textual and historical -- Analysis -- Joseph Smith, Emanuel Swedenborg, and section 76 : importance of the Bible in Latter-Day -- Universalism and the revelations of Joseph Smith -- Redemption's grand design for both the living and the dead
Let us reason together : essays in honor of the life's work of Robert L. Millet( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To be learned is good : essays on faith and scholarship in honor of Richard Lyman Bushman( Book )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James E. Talmage : the story behind Jesus the Christ( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This biography of author, scientist, and religious scholar James E. Talmage examines the backstory and the lasting legacy of Talmage's most popular book and crowning achievement, Jesus the Christ
Anti-mormonism and the making of religion in antebellum America by J. Spencer Fluhman( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Review of Shakers, Mormons, and religious worlds : conflicting visions, contested boundaries] by J. Spencer Fluhman( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Guest editors' introduction : celebrating the Mormon History Association's fifty years by J. Spencer Fluhman( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

An "American Mahomet" : Joseph Smith, Muhammad, and the problem of prophets in antebellum America by J. Spencer Fluhman( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Mormonism in cultural context : guest editors' introduction by J. Spencer Fluhman( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Review of The collected Leonard J. Arrington Mormon history lectures] by Polly Aird( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Early Mormon and Shaker visions of sanctified community by J. Spencer Fluhman( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Secrets and the making of Mormon moments by J. Spencer Fluhman( )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Mormon studies in the academy : a conversation between Ann Taves and Spencer Fluhman by Ann Taves( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Review of] Adventures of a church historian by J. Spencer Fluhman( )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"A subject that can bear investigation": anguish, faith, and Joseph Smith's youngest plural wife by J. Spencer Fluhman( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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English (37)