Gordon, Linda. Heroes of Their Own Lives: The Politics and History of Family Violence–Boston, 1880-1960. Reprint edition. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2002. Larson, Edward J. Summer for the Gods: The Scopes Trial and America’s Continuing Debate Over Science and
Murphy, Kevin. Political Manhood: Red Bloods, Mollycoddles, and the Politics of Progressive Era Reform. Reprint. Columbia University Press, 2010. Newman, Louise Michele. White Women’s Rights: The Racial Origins of Feminism in the United States. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999.
Ngai, Mae M. Impossible Subjects: Illegal Aliens and the Making of Modern America. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 2004. (Jordan) Jacobson, Matthew Frye. Whiteness of a Different Color: European Immigrants and the Alchemy of Race. Harvard University Press, 1999. Roediger,
Religions are confluences of organic-cultural flows that intensify joy and confront suffering by drawing on human and superhuman forces to make homes and cross boundaries. Thomas Tweed, Crossing and Dwelling, 36. The launching point for this course was Tweed’s Crossing and Dwelling:
Kruse, Kevin M. One Nation Under God: How Corporate America Invented Christian America. New York: Basic Books, 2015. Bowler, Kate. Blessed: A History of the American Prosperity Gospel. New York: Oxford University Press, 2013. In the final week of the readings course,