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Nova Religio. 2014; 182106–108 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2014.18.2.106
Published: 01 November 2014
...Martha Bradley-Evans © 2014 by The Regents of the University of California 2014 Revelation, Resistance, and Mormon Polygamy . By Merina Smith . Utah State University Press , 2013 . 280 pages. $29.95 cloth. assisted in the translation into English and French of a number of key Baha i...
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Nova Religio. 2006; 1017–29 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2006.10.1.7
Published: 01 August 2006
...Stephen A. Kent ABSTRACT: This article returns to questions involving fundamentalist Mormon polygamy first raised in articles by Martha Bradley and Lori G. Beaman in vol. 8, no. 1 (July 2004) of Nova Religio . While both authors acknowledged the potential for abuses in these communities, Bradley...
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Nova Religio. 2019; 22360–83 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2019.22.3.60
Published: 01 February 2019
...Michelle Mueller Mormon polygamy has become a popular subject for contemporary reality television shows. TLC’s polygamy reality shows center around Mormon polygamist families from the families’ points of view. In contrast from these, Lifetime/A&E Networks’ Escaping Polygamy (2014–) centers...
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Nova Religio. 2014; 174113–115 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2014.17.4.113
Published: 01 May 2014
...Lori Beaman © 2014 by The Regents of the University of California 2014 Polygamy in Primetime: Media, Gender and Politics in Mormon Fundamentalism. By Janet Bennion . Brandeis University Press , 2012 . 376 pages. $71.96 cloth; 23.74 paper. on the amazing research out of which this...
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Nova Religio. 2005; 91119–121 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2005.9.1.119A
Published: 01 August 2005
...Sarah Barringer Gordon ©© 2005 by The Regents of the University of California The Mormon Question: Polygamy and Constitutional Conflict in Nineteenth Century America. By Sarah Barringer Gordon. University of North Car- olina Press, 2002. xiv + 337 pages. $49.95 cloth; $19.95 paper. For years...
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Nova Religio. 2015; 191101–102 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2015.19.1.101
Published: 01 August 2015
...Spencer L. Allen © 2015 by The Regents of the University of California 2015 A Foreign Kingdom: Mormons and Polygamy in American Political Culture, 1852–1890 . By Christine Talbot . University of Illinois Press , 2013 . viii+262 pages. $30.00 paper. Reviews A Foreign Kingdom: Mormons...
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Nova Religio. 2019; 23264–84 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2019.23.2.64
Published: 01 November 2019
... Catholic Church and one of the church’s sacraments. Even worse it would mean that Jewish and Protestant marriages would be recognized. This legislation coincided with Mormon missionaries proselytizing in Torino and the public announcement that the church practiced polygamy. Catholic opponents of this...
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Nova Religio. 2002; 6145–63 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2002.6.1.45
Published: 01 October 2002
... ambiguities, the Latterday Saints defended plural marriage with such vigor, capitulating only in the face of the most aggressive federal anti-polygamy legislation. I argue that plural marriage was a vital symbol of early Mormon sectarian identity, and that sustained activism in support of the principle...
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Nova Religio. 2010; 13334–58 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2010.13.3.34
Published: 01 February 2010
... challenges associated with polygamy also developed within the larger, rapidly expanding Mormon community in Illinois under Joseph Smith Jr., during the early 1840s, and in Utah under Brigham Young until 1877. Not until the LDS Church began to give up plural marriage and make other significant accommodations...
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Nova Religio. 2008; 11456–76 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2008.11.4.56
Published: 01 May 2008
...Laura L. Vance Nineteenth-century sexual ideals in Mormonism and Seventh-day Adventism differed: Adventism proscribed sexual expression, even in marriage, and Latter-day Saints encouraged marriage and sexual expression in addition to that sanctioned by the wider society, especially in polygamy...
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Nova Religio. 2006; 10130–42 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2006.10.1.30
Published: 01 August 2006
...Martha Sonntag Bradley ABSTRACT: This response challenges Steve Kent's generalization that the culture of Mormon fundamentalism is maladaptive because of its sanction of the marriage of underage girls to older patriarchs, and that this will lead ultimately to the demise of the practice of polygamy...
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Nova Religio. 2004; 815–19 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2004.8.1.5
Published: 01 July 2004
... perpetuation of polygamy long after the official ending of Mormon polygamy with the Manifesto of 1890. It has done this because of the development of a cul- ture of polygamy that was first begun by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) in the 1840s, which continues today in...
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Nova Religio. 2019; 2325–17 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2019.23.2.5
Published: 01 November 2019
... the Mormon practice of plural marriage (polygamy) that earned them the country s ire, but the suspicion of the Mormons began long before the practice was formalized and made known to the public. The Mormon problem stemmed from their chal- lenge to traditional systems of religious authority (they had...
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Nova Religio. 2019; 224146–147 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2019.22.4.146
Published: 01 May 2019
...David J. Howlett © 2019 by The Regents of the University of California 2019 Race and the Making of the Mormon People . By Max Perry Mueller . University of North Carolina Press , 2017 . 352 pages. $90.00 cloth; $32.50 paper; ebook available. research superb. The book is required...
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Nova Religio. 2019; 224144–146 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2019.22.4.144
Published: 01 May 2019
.... On 13 January, female church members held a Great Indignation Meeting to register their protest against what they saw as unconstitutional federal anti-polygamy legislation, anti-Mormon bigotry, false newspaper reports, and a violation of their religious freedom. By March, fifty-eight towns...
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Nova Religio. 2017; 212115–117 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2017.21.2.115
Published: 01 November 2017
... considers an array of issues that must be addressed by the state if it attempted to regulate plural marriage. Anthropologist Janet Bennion introduces us to the history of Mormon polygamy, its practice by fundamentalist groups since the turn of the twentieth century, and provides valuable insights into its...
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Nova Religio. 2017; 212113–115 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2017.21.2.113
Published: 01 November 2017
... history of Mormon polygamy, its practice by fundamentalist groups since the turn of the twentieth century, and provides valuable insights into its practice by men and women in the modern world. Bennion s own research with the United Apostolic Brethren and with other key groups, provides an impor- tant...
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Nova Religio. 2018; 213112–114 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2018.21.3.112
Published: 01 February 2018
... polygamy (though it would continue in secret and greatly reduced numbers for another 14 years). In Campbell s telling, Mormons of various stripes from calculating leaders like George Q. Cannon and Joseph F. Smith to the active Utah suffragist movement led by women like Emmeline B. Wells immediately began...
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Nova Religio. 2017; 211110–112 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2017.21.1.110
Published: 01 August 2017
... eight chapters devoted to various aspects of material culture: settlement patterns, resource distribution, domestic architecture and individual display, polygamy and women in the land- scape, the Americanization of the Mormon main street, and meeting- houses and temple architecture. Building Zion...
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Nova Religio. 2017; 211100–101 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2017.21.1.100
Published: 01 August 2017
... book is divided into eight chapters devoted to various aspects of material culture: settlement patterns, resource distribution, domestic architecture and individual display, polygamy and women in the land- scape, the Americanization of the Mormon main street, and meeting- houses and temple architecture...