The Resource Faith promoting lore of the Latter-day Saint Church : why people believe the unbelievable

Faith promoting lore of the Latter-day Saint Church : why people believe the unbelievable

Label
Faith promoting lore of the Latter-day Saint Church : why people believe the unbelievable, 2000
Title
Faith promoting lore of the Latter-day Saint Church
Title remainder
why people believe the unbelievable
Inclusive dates
2000
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Harper explores the question of analyzing one's own religion as folklore without compromising one's religious faith. Identifies folkloric aspects of religion such as initiation rites, hero stories, behavioral controls, and rituals or customary folklore. Focuses on the supernatural religious legends within the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints that function to promote belief. Explains that the LDS focus on faith as well as the emotional response of individuals may be factors in the perpetuation of belief in these legends
Biography type
contains biographical information
Biographical or historical data
Harper was a student at Brigham Young University when she completed this project.
Cataloging source
UPB
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Faith promoting lore of the Latter-day Saint Church : why people believe the unbelievable
Instantiates
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
  • 1
  • (41
Governing access note
Open for public research
Immediate source of acquisition
Jill Terry Rudy.
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Ownership
Created by Deidra Harper while she was enrolled in Jill Terry Rudy's English 391 class during Fall Semester 2000.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn370325791
Type of unit
  • item
  • leaves)
Label
Faith promoting lore of the Latter-day Saint Church : why people believe the unbelievable
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
  • 1
  • (41
Governing access note
Open for public research
Immediate source of acquisition
Jill Terry Rudy.
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Ownership
Created by Deidra Harper while she was enrolled in Jill Terry Rudy's English 391 class during Fall Semester 2000.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn370325791
Type of unit
  • item
  • leaves)

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