BeschreibungDesigned to serve as an introduction to American religion, this volume - instead of following a traditional narrative - is arranged thematically. Eleven chapters by top scholars present, in carefully organized and accessible fashion, topics and perspectives fundamental to the understanding of religion in America.
PortraitPhilip Goff is director of the Center for the Study of Religion and American Culture and associate professor of religious studies and American studies at Indiana University-Purdue University at Indianapolis. He writes about American religion in the Enlightenment era and the history of religious radio. Paul Harvey is associate professor of history at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs and author of Redeeming the South: Religious Cultures and Racial Identities among Southern Baptists, 1865-1925.
Untertitel: New. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: UNIV OF NORTH CAROLINA PR
Erscheinungsdatum: November 2004
Seitenanzahl: 400 Seiten