Religion in America

Full content of the Encyclopedia of Religion in America, which examines how religious history and practices are woven into the political, social, cultural, and historical landscape of North America. It covers all the significant religious denominations and movements that have originated or flourished in North America, from the beginning of European settlement to the present day; multidisciplinary coverage includes the religious life of indigenous peoples, specific aspects of religious life, and the relationship of political, social, economic, and cultural spheres.