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TABLE OF CONTENTS A Homesteading Timeline Preface Introduction Chapter One: Conversion Chapter Two: Getting (Not too Close) to Nature Chapter Three: Homemade Ritual Interlude: Interpreting Ambivalence: Homesteading as Spiritual and Cultural Work Chapter Four: The Re-enchantment of the Farm: John Burroughs Goes Back to the Land Chapter Five: Scott Nearing and The Social Gospel of Agriculture Chapter Six: Ambivalent Legacies I: The Dynamics of Engagement and Retreat Chapter Seven: Ambivalent Legacies II: Gender, Class, Nature and Religion Appendix: Of Hoes and Huckleberries: A Note on Method Notes Selected Bibliography
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United States -- Religious life and customs.
Country life -- Religious aspects.
Nature -- Religious aspects.
Spirituality -- United States.
Country life -- United States.
Nature and civilization -- United States.