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America, religions, and religion

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Published by Wadsworth Pub. in Belmont, CA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Religion.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementCatherine L. Albanese.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBL2530.U6 A43 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiii, 549 p. :
      Number of Pages549
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL703820M
      ISBN 100534504574
      LC Control Number97053209


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John Corrigan, editor in chief John Corrigan is Lucius Moody Bristol Distinguished Professor of Religion and Professor of History, Florida State University. He is the author of numerous books on religion in America, religion and emotion, and the spatial humanities.

He is the editor of the Chicago History of American Religion book series at the University of Chicago Press and. About. Reading Religion (RR) is an open book review website published by the American Academy of Religion (AAR).

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About the Author Benjamin E. Zeller is assistant professor of religion at Lake Forest College. He is the author of Prophets and Protons: New Religious Movements and Science in Late Twentieth-Century America. Marie W. Dallam is assistant professor of religion and culture at the Joe C.

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