The Columbia Guide to Religion in American HistoryeBook - 2012
The first guide to American religious history from colonial times to the present, this anthology features twenty-two top scholars discussing major themes and topics in the development of the diverse religious traditions of the United States, such as the growth and spread of evangelical culture, the mutual influence of religion and politics, the rise of fundamentalism, the role of gender and popular culture, and the problems and possibilities of pluralism. Geared toward general readers, students, researchers, and scholars, this volume provides concise yet broad surveys of specific fields.
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, ©2012
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xvi, 462 pages)
Alternative Title: Guide to religion in American history